strength strength (strĕngkth, strĕngth, strĕnth) noun1. The state, property, or quality of being strong. 2. The power to resist attack; impregnability. 3. The power to resist strain or stress; durability. 4. The ability to maintain a moral or intellectual position firmly. 5. Capacity or potential for effective action: a show of strength. 6. a. The number of people constituting a normal or ideal organization: The police force has been at half strength since the budget cuts. b. Military capability in terms of personnel and materiel: an army of fearsome strength.7. a. A source of power or force. b. One that is regarded as the embodiment of protective or supportive power; a support or mainstay. c. An attribute or a quality of particular worth or utility; an asset.8. Degree of intensity, force, effectiveness, or potency in terms of a particular property, as: a. Degree of concentration, distillation, or saturation; potency. b. Operative effectiveness or potency. c. Intensity, as of sound or light. d. Intensity or vehemence, as of emotion or language.9. Effective or binding force; efficacy: the strength of an argument. 10. Firmness of or a continuous rising tendency in prices, as on the stock market. 11. Games. Power derived from the value of playing cards held. idiom.on the strength ofOn the basis of: She was hired on the strength of her computer skills.
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strengthstrength(n) power, force, might, potency, muscle, vigorantonym: weaknessstrong point, strong suit, forte, asset, métier, giftantonym: weaknessintensity, concentration, dilution, depth, potency, power