pillar of strength


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Synonyms for pillar of strength

a person who can be relied on to give a great deal of support and comfort

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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.
More than that, Serena, now aged 23, has been a pillar of strength to fellow students.
EMMERDALE (ITV) WHEN he's not | disowning her or threatening her with violence, Cain can usually be counted on to be there for Charity, and he's proving to be a pillar of strength during his cousin's court case.
WHEN he's not disowning her or threatening her with violence, Cain can usually be counted on to be there for Charity, and he's proving to be a pillar of strength during his cousin's court case.
He was a pillar of strength in the company and powered it to prosperity, taking courageous decisions even in times when people were sceptical about a project.
After World War II, we saw a world dominated by Western powers but with this 21st century, the balance of economic, cultural and political power is shifting from the West to Asia, with the peaceful rise of China as a pillar of strength for Asian countries, particularly Pakistan'.
Everyone enjoys a fast attacking game but you can also enjoy grinding out a win and being a pillar of strength - defend and lead from the front.
He made a real difference and was a pillar of strength among his team.
They nurtured the culture and growth of the Estee Lauder Companies, and as we grew, my mother was our creative compass and pillar of strength.
Nangolo-Rukoro was inducted as an outstanding professional determined to improve the lives of fellow citizens as well as for her efforts in enhancing vocational training, while Rubinstein was recognised for being a pillar of strength to Junior Achievement's staff members.
PEACEFULLY Peacefully you passed away As I sat by your side I watched you take your final breath Then I broke down and cried I knew you had to leave me That it was time for you to go But why did the Lord call you When it''s me that needs you so I wrapped my arms around you And whispered I love you I held you very close to me Not knowing what to do For you have beenmy pillar Of strength that I''ve leaned on Where am I to get the strength To help me carry on Tome youweremyworld Everything that I held dear What''s going to happen tomy life Nowthat you''re not here.
The College has been a pillar of strength to the Chapter and has supported it in all its initiatives.
Henson (1866-1955) served as a driver of dogs, translator of Inuktitut, skilled jack-of-all-trades, and pillar of strength and endurance on Robert E.
With his devotion to his family and his unstinting work for the GAA and Credit Union, Dinny was a pillar of strength, stability and common sense to so many people.
Today, Mujeres Unidas has several programs and continues to be a pillar of strength and hope for Latinas and their families in San Antonio.