Definition of loyal :
1. Faithful to law; upholding the lawful authority; faithful and true to the lawful government; faithful to the prince or sovereign to whom one is subject; unswerving in allegiance.
2. True to any person or persons to whom one owes fidelity, especially as a wife to her husband, lovers to each other, and friend to friend; constant; faithful to a cause or a principle.
doglike, leal, patriotic, true-blue, truehearted, liege, chauvinistic, jingoistic, continue, stanch, fast, nationalistic, ultranationalistic, study at faithful, superpatriotic, trust, sure, incorruptible, hardcore
obedient (part of speech: adjective)
resolute (part of speech: adjective)
indomitable, hearty, tireless, steady, dedicated, implacable, set, insistent, firm, indefatigable, committed, thorough, persevering, unyielding, unchangeable, unbending, strong-willed, serious, persistent, bold, staunch, fearless, true, unshakeable, constant, steely, courageous, relentless, unwavering, tenacious, earnest, strong-minded, stern, headstrong, intent, uncompromising, diligent, ruthless, reliable, unflinching, valiant, bullheaded, dauntless, tough, iron-willed, determined, willing, resolved, resolute, deliberate, dogged, stubborn, steadfast, decisive, spunky, zealous, plucky, inexorable, decided
reliable (part of speech: adjective)
- At least some men are loyal. - "Police Your Planet", Lester del Rey.
- Every loyal soul in Warsaw, from the highest to the lowest, came to catch a glimpse of their rescued sovereign. - "Thaddeus of Warsaw", Jane Porter.
- And you're honest and loyal and a gentleman. - "The Unspeakable Perk", Samuel Hopkins Adams.