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adjective as in physically powerful

adjective as in materially durable or stable

adjective as in able to endure

adjective as in distinct, unmistakable

adjective as in extreme

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Example Sentences

Hoppe had planned to enroll at San Diego State, but the pull of Europe became too strong.

It stands to reason, then, that stronger, more connected and more trusting communities would have more success weathering the pandemic.

“We are still very far from a strong labor market whose benefits are broadly shared,” Powell said.

Direct-drive models usually cost less, but chippers with a clutch-drive often can handle tougher waste thanks to their stronger engines.

Each death is a tragedy that breaks our hearts and demands strong, urgent action.

Despite the strong language, however, the neither the JPO nor Lockheed could dispute a single fact in either Daily Beast report.

She fills her characters up—strong women beating back against a sexist system—with so much heart.

In a romantic relationship, facing humiliation or awkwardness is a strong possibility.

The strong ties he would cultivate with America were first instilled by his American mother.

The area is 98 percent white, and the Klan has a strong foothold even to this very day.

She skilfully manages the side-lights, and by this means produces strong effects.

The garrison of the town and fortress was nearly three thousand strong.

The well-known "cock and bull" stories of small children are inspired by this love of strong effect.

Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.

In Luke it is said, “And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom.”


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On this page you'll find 315 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to strong, such as: forceful, mighty, powerful, athletic, hale, and hardy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.