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English

Etymology

From Middle English < Old English strang.

Pronunciation

Adjective

strong (comparative er, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
strong

Comparative
er

Superlative
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  1. capable of producing great physical force.
    a big strong man
    Jake was tall and strong.
  2. capable of withstanding great physical force
    a strong foundation
    good strong shoes
  3. determined, unyielding
    He is strong in the face of adversity.
  4. highly stimulating to the senses
    a strong light
    a strong taste
  5. having an offensive or intense odor or flavor
    a strong smell
  6. having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient
    a strong cup of coffee
    a strong medicine
  7. having a high alcoholic content
    a strong drink
  8. (grammar) irregular
    a strong verb
  9. (military) not easily subdued or taken
    a strong position
  10. (slang) (US) impressive, good
    You’re working with troubled youth in your off time? That’s strong!

Synonyms

Antonyms

  • (capable of producing great physical force): forceless, weak
  • (having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient): diluted, impotent, weak
  • (grammar: irregular): regular, weak
  • (military: not easily subdued or taken): weak

Translations

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See also

Adverb

strong

  1. in a strong manner

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Adjective

strong

  1. Capable of producing great physical force; strong.
  2. Capable of withstanding great physical force; strong.
  3. Determined, unyielding.

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