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Companies might have to document whether or not an acquisition would staunch competition in a nascent market.

From Fortune

Durbin and Whitehouse are staunch liberals with similar voting records, but Whitehouse has crafted a more fiery partisan demeanor as opposed to the modest Midwestern image Durbin has honed.

It may not be a September to remember, but markets attempted to staunch the bleeding Monday, as the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all posted strong gains to start the week.

From Fortune

Once in a while, as you pointed out correctly, we would elect a Republican, but it wasn’t like they were some staunch right-winger.

From Ozy

One of them held the staunch belief that podcasting works for media brands only.

And perhaps most enticingly, at least to employees I spoke with, the network would be staunchly nonpartisan.

He asked to borrow one of their uniforms, and when they staunchly refused, Singh realized that he had run out of all options.

She was staunchly against forming any sort of emotional bonds at work.

Strangely for the staunchly Democratic city, there may be a competitive general election in November.

By the time Brady arrived, the city was a veritable Tetris game of villas fit into a grid of staunchly protected private estates.

It will take more than knocks and a scream to scare us away, Virginia declared staunchly.

Confronted with the evidence, he staunchly denied having used the boat the previous night.

Staunchly the citizens helped the handful of soldiers to hold it.

"It means you'll be our Senator next year," the lad said staunchly, holding out his hand.

Pray mind what is said about making your youngster point the dead bird staunchly, the moment you perceive that he first scents it.


On this page you'll find 147 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to staunchly, such as: adamantly, decisively, doggedly, persistently, resolutely, and steadfastly.

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