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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: mainstay(0.00986 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to mainstay.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a prominent supporter; “he is a pillar of the community”
2: a central cohesive source of support and stability; “faith
is his anchor”; “the keystone of campaign reform was the
ban on soft money”; “he is the linchpin of this firm”
[syn: anchor, keystone, backbone, linchpin, lynchpin]
3: the forestay that braces the mainmast
English → English (gcide)
Mainstay \Main"stay`\, n.
1. (Naut.) The stay extending from the foot of the foremast
to the maintop.
2. Main support; principal dependence.
The great mainstay of the Church. --Buckle.