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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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.
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.
Now a pal has revealed he has turned to "pillar of strength", his third wife Natasha, 36, who advises golfers on the mental side of the game.
PILLAR OF STRENGTH John hailed the impact of Dot on his life during illness
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.
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.
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.