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Strength meaning

strength - 12 dictionary results

  1. 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether physical, intellectual, or moral; force; vigor; power; as, strength of body or of the arm; strength of mind, of memory, or of judgment.
  2. 2. Power to resist force; solidity or toughness; the quality of bodies by which they endure the application of force without breaking or yielding; -- in this sense opposed to frangibility; as, the strength of a bone, of a beam, of a wall, a rope, and the like.
  3. 3. Power of resisting attacks; impregnability.
  4. 4. That quality which tends to secure results; effective power in an institution or enactment; security; validity; legal or moral force; logical conclusiveness; as, the strength of social or legal obligations; the strength of law; the strength of public opinion; strength of evidence; strength of argument.
  5. 5. One who, or that which, is regarded as embodying or affording force, strength, or firmness; that on which confidence or reliance is based; support; security.
  6. 6. Force as measured; amount, numbers, or power of any body, as of an army, a navy, and the like; as, what is the strength of the enemy by land, or by sea?
  7. 7. Vigor or style; force of expression; nervous diction; -- said of literary work.
  8. 8. Intensity; -- said of light or color.
  9. 9. Intensity or degree of the distinguishing and essential element; spirit; virtue; excellence; -- said of liquors, solutions, etc.; as, the strength of wine or of acids.
  10. 10. A strong place; a stronghold.
  11. 11. To strengthen.
  12. 12. Quality of being strong; power; vigor; solidity; toughness; intensity.

strength - examples of usage

  1. Lie easy and get your strength. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  2. But Ruth knew that her strength was nearly gone too. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. " Where could you get the strength for all this? - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
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