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strength British & World English

The quality or state of being physically strong

strength English Thesaurus

a man of enormous physical strength

from strength British & World English

From a secure or advantageous position

field strength British & World English

The intensity of an electric or magnetic field

ionic strength British & World English

A quantity representing the strength of the electric field in a solution, equal to the sum of the molalities of each type of ion present multiplied by the square of their charges

yield strength British & World English

(In materials that do not exhibit a well-defined yield point) the stress at which a specific amount of plastic deformation is produced, usually taken as 0.2 per cent of the unstressed length

tensile strength British & World English

The resistance of a material to breaking under tension

compressive strength British & World English

The resistance of a material to breaking under compression

industrial-strength British & World English

Very strong or powerful

give me strength! British & World English

Used as an expression of exasperation or annoyance

the strength of British & World English

The point or meaning of; the truth about

tower of strength British & World English

A person who can be relied upon to give a great deal of support and comfort to others

outgrow one's strength British & World English

Become lanky and weak through excessively rapid growth

on the strength of British & World English

On the basis or with the justification of

go from strength to strength British & World English

Develop or progress with increasing success

from strength in strength British & World English

From a secure or advantageous position

the strength of in strength British & World English

The point or meaning of; the truth about

give me strength! in strength British & World English

Used as an expression of exasperation or annoyance

tower of strength in strength British & World English

A person who can be relied upon to give a great deal of support and comfort to others

on the strength of in strength British & World English

On the basis or with the justification of

tower or pillar of strength in strength British & World English

A person who can be relied upon to give a great deal of support and comfort to others

outgrow one's strength in outgrow British & World English

Become lanky and weak through excessively rapid growth

on the strength of in strength English Thesaurus

she got into Princeton on the strength of her essays

go from strength to strength in strength British & World English

Develop or progress with increasing success