very strong


very strong
extremely forceful or tough

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • strong — W1S1 [strɔŋ US stro:ŋ] adj comparative stronger superlative strongest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(able to lift heavy things/do hard work)¦ 2¦(not easily damaged)¦ 3¦(able to deal with difficulty)¦ 4¦(powerful)¦ 5¦(feelings/opinions)¦ 6¦(affect/influence)¦… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • strong — [ strɔŋ ] adjective *** ▸ 1 powerful and healthy ▸ 2 produced with power ▸ 3 not easily damaged ▸ 4 relationship: close ▸ 5 with confidence, etc. ▸ 6 good at doing something ▸ 7 firmly believed/felt ▸ 8 based on reason/fact ▸ 9 high degree/level… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • strong´ness — strong «strng, strong», adjective, strong|er«STRNG guhr, STRONG »,strong|est«STRNG guhst, STRONG », adverb. –adj. 1. a) having much force or power: »strong arms, a strong army. A strong man can lift heavy things. A strong wind blew down the trees …   Useful english dictionary

  • strong´ly — strong «strng, strong», adjective, strong|er«STRNG guhr, STRONG »,strong|est«STRNG guhst, STRONG », adverb. –adj. 1. a) having much force or power: »strong arms, a strong army. A strong man can lift heavy things. A strong wind blew down the trees …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strong two clubs — In most natural bridge bidding systems, the opening bid of 2♣ is used exclusively for hands too strong for an opening bid at the one level. Systems that incorporate a strong 2 club opening bid include modern Standard American, standard Acol, 2/1… …   Wikipedia

  • strong — 01. Her dad has really [strong] arms from working on a farm all his life. 02. Elaine likes her coffee very [strong] and very hot. 03. This beer is quite [strong], over 8 percent, so don t drink too fast. 04. The windows shook in the [strong]… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • strong */*/*/ — UK [strɒŋ] / US [strɔŋ] adjective Word forms strong : adjective strong comparative stronger superlative strongest 1) physically powerful and healthy Are you strong enough to carry that heavy box? strong hands/arms/muscles 2) produced with or… …   English dictionary

  • strong — adjective 1) Ben is a strong lad Syn: powerful, muscular, brawny, powerfully built, strapping, sturdy, burly, meaty, robust, athletic, tough, rugged, lusty, strong as an ox/horse; informal beefy, hunky, husky; dated stalwart …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • strong*/*/*/ — [strɒŋ] adj 1) physically powerful and healthy Are you strong enough to carry that?[/ex] strong hands/arms/muscles[/ex] Two weeks after her surgery she was feeling much stronger.[/ex] 2) done with a lot of power or force a strong punch/kick[/ex]… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • strong — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look ▪ become, get, grow ▪ remain, stay ▪ …   Collocations dictionary


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