Definition of strong-minded in English:

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Not easily influenced by others; resolute and determined: a strong-minded, independent woman
More example sentences
  • The influence of his strong-minded mother, who died when he was only 9, always remained with him.
  • On the contrary, Berlinger is spiky and strong-minded, the archetypal independent filmmaker.
  • The director of the local paper factory, an independent and strong-minded man, stood with the presidium.
dedicated, committed, stalwart;
North American  rock-ribbed
informal gutsy, spunky
rare perseverant, indurate



Pronunciation: /ˌstrɒŋˈmʌɪndɪdnəs/
Example sentences
  • Just as his light verse is based on strong-mindedness, so his kindness was based on courage.
  • Lucy's feminist strong-mindedness, in addition to her grace at the tea table, is in fact to her credit.
  • To deprive your country of a batsman of epic strong-mindedness for the sake of a big gesture would not be appropriate to Hussain's career.
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