Synonyms of sturdy in English:

sturdy


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adjective

1‘the boy had grown sturdy and handsome’

SYNONYMS

strapping, well built, well made, muscular, athletic, strong, hefty, brawny, powerfully built, powerful, solidly built, solid, burly, stocky, thickset, rugged, substantial, robust, vigorous, tough, hardy, mighty, lusty, Herculean

fit, able-bodied, healthy, in good health, hale and hearty, hearty, hale, in good shape, in good condition, sound, sound in body and limb

informal husky, beefy, meaty, chunky, fit as a fiddle, ripped, shredded

North American informal buff

US informal jacked

dated stalwart

literary thewy, stark

ANTONYMS

puny, frail

2‘the boat was small but it was sturdy’

SYNONYMS

robust, strong, strongly made, well built, well made, solid, substantial, stout, sound, serviceable, stable

tough, resilient, durable, long-lasting, built to last, hard-wearing, imperishable, indestructible, resistant

dated staunch

ANTONYMS

weak, ramshackle

3‘nature is offering a sturdy resistance to man’

SYNONYMS

vigorous, strong, stalwart, firm, determined, resolute, tenacious, staunch, steadfast, unyielding, unwavering, uncompromising

ANTONYMS

weak