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strong

strong

 
 
pronunciation:
strawng
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: stronger, strongest
definition 1: having power; difficult to break or damage.
The strong man lifted the heavy stone.Steel is a strong material.
synonyms:
sturdy
antonyms:
weak
similar words:
muscular
definition 2: showing great force or energy.
A strong wind blew down the tree.
synonyms:
powerful
similar words:
energetic, fierce, severe, violent
definition 3: having a very high degree of something.
That cheese has a strong smell.
synonyms:
bright
antonyms:
faint, mild
similar words:
bold, brilliant, glowing
derivations: strongish (adj.), strongly (adv.), strongness (n.)
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