Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
strength

strength

 
 
pronunciation:
strengkth [or] strength [or] strenth
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the state, quality, or condition of being strong.
He had no strength after his illness.
synonyms:
force, vigor
antonyms:
feebleness, weakness
similar words:
muscle
definition 2: the power to hold off wear, damage, or injury.
This rope has enough strength to carry the load.
synonyms:
durability, endurance, ruggedness, toughness
antonyms:
weakness
definition 3: having a strong effect on the senses.
Her paintings have strength of color.
synonyms:
intensity
Word Explorer
See
  energy, exercise