Definitions of strength

  1.   permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force they advertised the durability of their products
  2.   capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects the toxin's potency the strength of the drinks
  3.   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
  4.   an asset of special worth or utility cooking is his forte
  5.   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
  6.   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
  7.   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
  8.   the condition of financial success the strength of the company's stock in recent weeks
  9.   the property of being physically or mentally strong fatigue sapped his strength
  10.   The quality or state of being strong ability to do or to bear capacity for exertion or endurance whether physical intellectual or moral force vigor power as strength of body or of the arm strength of mind of memory or of judgment
  11.   Power to resist force solidity or toughness the quality of bodies by which they endure the application of force without breaking or yielding in this sense opposed to frangibility as the strength of a bone of a beam of a wall a rope and the like
  12.   Power of resisting attacks impregnability
  13.   That quality which tends to secure results effective power in an institution or enactment security validity legal or moral force logical conclusiveness as the strength of social or legal obligations the strength of law the strength of public opinion strength of evidence strength of argument
  14.   One who or that which is regarded as embodying or affording force strength or firmness that on which confidence or reliance is based support security
  15.   Force as measured amount numbers or power of any body as of an army a navy and the like as what is the strength of the enemy by land or by sea
  16.   Vigor or style force of expression nervous diction said of literary work
  17.   Intensity said of light or color
  18.   Intensity or degree of the distinguishing and essential element spirit virtue excellence said of liquors solutions etc as the strength of wine or of acids
  19.   A strong place a stronghold
  20.   To strengthen
  21.   The state or quality of being strong power muscular force vigor power of resistance toughness as the strength of a rope power to withstand attack as the strength of a fort numbers or amount of any body as an army boldness or vigor as of style intensity as of light or color legal or moral force as the strength of testimony mental or moral power of endurance as strength of purpose
  22.   Quality of being strong power of any kind active or passive force vigor solidity or toughness power to resist attack excellence intensity brightness validity vigor of style or expression security amount of force potency of liquors a fortification
  23.   Quality of being strong power vigor solidity toughness intensity
  24.   The quality or property of being strong
  25.   Power force
  26.   Degree of intensity concentration
  27.   Quality of being strong active power or vigour of an animal body firmness solidity or toughness power or vigour of any kind power of resisting attacks support or stay power of mind intellectual force robustness spirit animation force of writing nervous diction vividness physical virtue legal force natural force force amount of force military or naval vehemence
  28.   The muscular power or energy which animals can exert at will solidity quality of sustaining or resisting the application of external force power or vigour of any kind power of mind support spirit animation quality of affecting bodies or of producing sensible effects on them richness in any character or ingredient as alcohol in wine amount of force military force

Quotes of strength

  1. That's one strength that Stevie has She's really not a strong instrumentalist in any way Her instrument is her voice and her words And it keeps her focused on the very center of that – Lindsey Buckingham
  2. At some point you can't lift this boulder with just your own strength And if you find that you need to move bigger and bigger boulders up hills you will need more and more help – Vinton Cerf
  3. The Chinese government is quickly losing its ideological legitimacy maintain its rule with force but cannot draw strength from the ideology of Marx and Mao – Steve Forbes
  4. A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own and not in what it can borrow from others – Indira Gandhi
  5. To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love are the two greatest proofs not only of goodness of heart but of strength of mind – William Hazlitt
  6. We need to reach that happy stage of our development when differences and diversity are not seen as sources of division and distrust but of strength and inspiration – Josefa Iloilo
  7. I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength and bid defiance to the laws of our country – Thomas Jefferson
  8. On the other hand the American public possesses a great resilience and strength and good risk communication strategies can tap into and even amplify those assets – Patrick J. Kennedy
  9. Instead I think over the years we have cut the strength of marriage and relationships by the law and weakened the institution We have tried to deal with relationships with no -fault divorce with child custody with so many other avenues and it has not helped – Timothy Murphy
  10. It is in Virginia and Georgia that the war now rages and where it will continue for at these points Richmond and Atlanta the enemy's main strength is concentrated – Knute Nelson
  11. The real man smiles in trouble gathers strength from distress and grows brave by reflection – Thomas Paine
  12. Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others – Plato
  13. The key element in tragedy is that heroes and heroines are destroyed by that which appears to be their greatest strength – Robert Shea
  14. Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as real strength – Ralph W. Sockman
  15. A man of strength and wisdom John Paul became an inspiration to generations of both Catholics and non -Catholics throughout the world by encouraging freedom promoting peace and respecting all faiths – Greg Walden

Usage examples for strength

  1. “ I am a poor weak woman I have no strength myself and I can give no strength – Roderick Hudson by Henry James
  2. He seemed to be nearly at the end of his strength – On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles by Thomas Charles Bridges
  3. “ I got the strength for the job and so carried it through – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  4. His strength was going surely quickly – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  5. It is better for us to fight alone and trust only our own strength – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  6. Jenkins says it's because Jimmy gets his strength from there – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  7. Let all those who have strength enough rise and come along with us ” – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  8. “ They've got something but it isn't strength – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  9. He was a man of most extraordinary strength – The True George Washington [10th Ed.] by Paul Leicester Ford
  10. You didn't have enough strength to send the blow home – The Gray Mask by Wadsworth Camp
  11. The voice seemed to give him strength and keep him to his work – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  12. “ I love you with all the strength that is in me with all my soul – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. He did not know his own strength in the least – The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  14. “ I understand her now he said to himself with a feeling of strength – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  15. Monsieur I think that not even you can know half what I do of my husband's strength and power – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  16. God is my strength and I will lay hold of that strength and use it or I have none and Kelpie may take me and welcome – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald
  17. He thinks the British Government will rise in its strength – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  18. But she must keep her strength – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  19. Oh I had need of all my strength of all my common sense – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. By this time she had no doubt as to the strength of her feeling for Gerald Arkel ” – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume

Rhymes for strength