|part of speech:
||showing steady adherence, service, or faithfulness, as to a government, group, person, ideal, or the like.
A loyal friend wouldn't spread rumors about you behind your back.As a loyal party member, he felt it was his duty to carry out the party's requests.They said he couldn't be trusted, but I knew he was loyal to the gang.
- dedicated, faithful, steadfast, true, truehearted
- apostate, disloyal, insurgent, traitorous, treacherous, unfaithful
- similar words:
- constant, dependable, devoted, dutiful, fast, good, obedient, patriotic, reliable, staunch, true-blue, trustworthy, trusty
||chivalrous, lawful, observant, special, stable, steady, strong, virtuous