Origin of strength
Synonyms for strength
Related Words for strengthvigor, toughness, power, durability, energy, clout, stability, courage, health, vitality, tenacity, fortitude, firmness, depth, virtue, concentration, effectiveness, spirit, asset, weight
Examples from the Web for strength
Contemporary Examples of strength
They are stories of persecution and triumph, adversity and strength.Quorum: Global LGBT Voices
December 10, 2014
With twice as many British soldiers, Washington was in for a fiercely competitive battle of wit and strength.The British Royals Reinvade Brooklyn: William and Kate Come Watch Basketball on Historic Battle Site
December 6, 2014
It does say something for the strength of this half-season, however, that Terminus feels so far away now.The Walking Dead’s Midseason Finale Shocker: A Cherished Character Meets a Grisly End
December 1, 2014
But Hollande was “insistent,” she writes, and “his strength of persuasion was nuclear.”Hell Hath No Fury Like Valerie Trierweiler, the French President’s Ex
November 28, 2014
War,” wrote Clausewitz, “is an extreme trial of strength and stamina.How Clausewitz Invented Modern War
James A. Warren
November 24, 2014
Historical Examples of strength
I know, better than you possibly can, what reasons I have to trust the strength of his affection.Philothea
Lydia Maria Child
He was still exerting his strength to the utmost when the whistle of the locomotive was heard.
He threw himself against the rock and pushed with all the strength he could command.
It increases in strength and warmth, blowing with a mighty roar.The Spenders
Harry Leon Wilson
Haley had grasped him by the shoulder, and in his grasp the boy's strength was nothing.
Word Origin for strength
see brute force (strength); on the strength of; tower of strength.