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Adjective: strong (stronger,strongest)  stróng
  1. Not faint or feeble
    "a strong odour of burning rubber"
  2. Having strength or power greater than average or expected
    "a strong radio signal"; "strong medicine"; "a strong man"
  3. Having or wielding force or authority
    "providing the ground soldier with increasingly strong weapons";
    - potent
  4. Immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with
    - impregnable, inviolable, secure, unassailable, unattackable
  5. Of good quality and condition; solidly built
    "a strong foundation";
    - solid, substantial
  6. (grammar) of verbs not having standard (or regular) inflection
    "'sing' is a strong verb"
  7. Being distilled rather than fermented; having a high alcoholic content
    "strong liquor";
    - hard
  8. Freshly made or left
    "a strong trail";
    - warm
  9. With more than adequate force or sureness
    "gave a strong pull on the rope";
    - firm
  10. Having a strong physiological or chemical effect
    "a strong toxin";
    - potent, stiff

Derived forms: strongest, stronger

See also: alcoholic, beardown, beefed-up, brawny, bullnecked, bullocky, effective, effectiveness, effectual, efficacious, equipotent, fertile, forceful, fortified, fresh, hard, hefty, industrial-strength, intense, invulnerable, ironlike, irregular, knock-down, knockout, multipotent, muscly, muscular, potency, powerful, reinforced, robust, rugged, severe, sinewy, sound, stiff, strength, strengthened, swole [US, informal], tough, toughened, vehement, virile, weapons-grade [informal], well-knit, well-set

Antonym: impotent, weak

Encyclopedia: Strong, Ontario