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  Words related to strength

Related / Similar Words: potency, effectiveness, force, forcefulness, lastingness, durability, enduringness, intensity, intensity level, forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, specialty, speciality, strong point, persuasiveness, military capability, military strength, military posture, posture

 

Definition:
  • the property of being physically or mentally strong; "fatigue sapped his strength";
  • capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects; "the toxin''s potency"; "the strength of the drinks";
  • physical energy or intensity; "he hit with all the force he could muster"; "it was destroyed by the strength of the gale"; "a government has not the vitality and forcefulness of a living man";
  • permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force; "they advertised the durability of their products";
  • the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation); "he adjusted the intensity of the sound"; "they measured the station''s signal strength";
  • an asset of special worth or utility; "cooking is his forte";
  • the power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty; "the strength of his argument settled the matter";
  • capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war; "we faced an army of great strength"; "politicians have neglected our military posture";
  • the condition of financial success; "the strength of the company''s stock in recent weeks";

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    Hyponyms: good part, brawn, muscle, sinew, might, mightiness, power, vigor, vigour, robustness, hardiness, lustiness, huskiness, ruggedness, toughness, stoutness, stalwartness, sturdiness, firmness, soundness, indomitability, invincibility, endurance, invulnerability, brunt, momentum, impulse, energy, tensile strength, indestructibility, continuity, persistence, changelessness, everlastingness, radio brightness, threshold level, field strength, field intensity, candlepower, light intensity, acoustic power, sound pressure level, half-intensity, green thumb, green fingers, convincingness, sea power, firepower

     

    Attributes: delicate, rugged, strong, weak, potent, impotent

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: snaga   Bulgarian: сила  
    Chinese: 力氣   Croatian: snaga  
    Dutch: kracht   Finnish: voima  
    French: force   German: Stärke  
    Hebrew: חוזק   Hungarian: erő  
    Ido: forteso   Interlingua: fortia  
    Italian: forza   Japanese:  
    Korean:   Polish: siła  
    Portuguese: força   Russian: сила  
    Slovene: moč   Spanish: fuerza  
    Swedish: styrka   Tagalog: lakas  
    Telugu: బలము  
     
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