- s having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships
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- a not making concessions
- s substantially made or constructed
sturdy steel shelves
- Even during the past four decades, which have witnessed medical innovation on an unprecedented scale, that sturdy thread has not frayed.
- She grew up as a sturdy, sport-loving maiden.
- Fashioned from a single piece of laminated paperboard (plus a floor and a door), they are sturdy, wind resistant, waterproof, well insulated and require no special skills or tools .
News & Articles
- Geoff Cameron adds an assist to a biting midfield display
Cameron replaced Jermaine Jones in the U.S. midfield against Panama and offered a sturdy, tenacious performance to help the USA to a Hexagonal win.
June 12, 2013 - Goal.com via Yahoo! Sports
- Colin Dunlap: There Was Another Route To Take With Bylsma
Ray Shero and I don’t agree. Earlier this week, in the aftermath of a fourth-straight disappointment penned by the Pittsburgh Penguins with head coach Dan Bylsma in charge, my immediate --- and still sturdy --- thought was that Bylsma needed to be terminated.
June 12, 2013 - CBS Pittsburgh
- Paonia bear euthanized for eating 40 chickens
Wildlife officers said Monday that owners of small livestock should secure their animals in sturdy enclosures to protect them.
June 11, 2013 - KKCO Grand Junction
- Keith Richards in RTE.ie
A statement on the official Rolling Stones website from Richards says: "The complete story is lost in the usual slanting." "The truth of the matter is that I planted a sturdy English oak. I took the lid off the box of ashes and he is now...
- Barack Obama in Dallas Morning News
Recall that earlier generations faced down fascism and communism not just with missiles and tanks, but with sturdy alliances and enduring convictions,Obama said in his address. "They understood that our power alone cannot protect us, nor...
- Sebastian Thrun in Forbes
Thrun called TerraMax "an amazing vehicle, very sturdy" but noted that the DARPA competition is more about software than hardware.