pillar of strength

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Noun1.pillar of strength - a person who can be relied on to give a great deal of support and comfortpillar of strength - a person who can be relied on to give a great deal of support and comfort
sponsor, supporter, patron - someone who supports or champions something
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Congolese center Rod Ebondo, who dominated the Jawbreakers with 33 points and 20 rebounds, is expected to serve as the Scorpions' pillar of strength anew.
In the face of the opioid epidemic, Chief Rader has shown incredible courage and served as a pillar of strength for the Huntington community, Senator Manchin said.
Her sister, Ms Lindy Disane also described Ms Ntwayakgosi as a loving person and pillar of strength for her family.
Moira gets terrible news EMMERDALE ITV WE don't normally think of Ross as a pillar of strength - he often scarpers at the first sign of trouble - but he's there to support Moira when the police inform her they have found a body that they think might be Adam's.
Amitabh Bachchan also shared that when he was being accused of various things in his career, Balasaheb stood by his side like a pillar of strength.
Eman's pillar of strength, her sister Shaimaa Selim, is inconsolable.
Far from being a pillar of strength, the PM was shown to be brittle and desperate.
Meanwhile, the tech sector continues to be a pillar of strength for the overall market.
During his heyday in the promotion in the early 2000s, Hughes was a pillar of strength, outclassing opponents with his dominant wrestling and prolific ground game, en route to capturing the Welterweight title in two separate occasions.
Just as they were against Reading, the Bluebirds were undone by a fairly tepid cross into the box and Trollope has conceded the back three is not turning into the pillar of strength that it should be.
PILLAR OF STRENGTH John hailed the impact of Dot on his life during illness
HOLLYOAKS - C4 AS THE Roscoes plan for Freddie's funeral, Lindsey is determined to be Joe's pillar of strength, and comes up with a plan to keep Mercedes out of the way.