strength

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈstɹɛŋθ/
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Noun[change]

Singular
strength

Plural
strengths

This man has a lot of strength
  1. (uncountable) If you have strength you are strong.
    1. If you have strength your muscles are very powerful.
      I don't have the strength to lift something that heavy.
    2. Strength can also mean you are strong or tough is some other way, such as a strong mind or strong will.
      She needed great strength to deal with her sickness and poverty.
  2. (countable) A strength is a good quality.
    The plan had may strengths, such as not needing many people and being easy to do.

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