What is strength?

  • (noun): The property of being physically or mentally strong.
    Example: "Fatigue sapped his strength"
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Indiana Hoosiers Football - Coaches - Support Staff
... Offensive Quality Control David Kenney Recruiting Quality Control Mark Hill Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Will Peoples Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Aurmon Satchell Assistant Strength and ...
... Strength may also refer to Strength (mathematical logic) Strength (Tarot card), numbered either XI or VIII ...
Plymouth Gin - Recipe
... The Plymouth Original Strength brand of gin is 41.2% ABV ... There is also a 'navy strength' variety which is 57% ABV (100° English proof), being the traditional strength demanded by the British Royal Navy ...
Volunteer Force (Great Britain) - Strength
1909, the Volunteer Force had the following strength over its existence Year Establishment Strength Classed as efficient 1861 211,961 161,239 140,100 1870 244,966 193,893 170,671 1880 243,546 206,537 ...
Tesla (unit) - Examples
31 µT (3.1×10−5 T) - strength of Earth's magnetic field at 0° latitude (on the equator) 5 mT - the strength of a typical refrigerator magnet 0.3 T ...

More definitions of "strength":

  • (noun): Physical energy or intensity.
    Example: "It was destroyed by the strength of the gale"
    Synonyms: force, forcefulness
  • (noun): The power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty.
    Example: "The strength of his argument settled the matter"
    Synonyms: persuasiveness
  • (noun): The amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation).
    Example: "They measured the station's signal strength"
    Synonyms: intensity, intensity level
  • (noun): Capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects.
    Example: "The strength of the drinks"
    Synonyms: potency, effectiveness
  • (noun): The condition of financial success.
    Example: "The strength of the company's stock in recent weeks"

Famous quotes containing the word strength:

    Egotism is a kind of buckram that gives momentary strength and concentration to men, and seems to be much used in Nature for fabrics in which local and spasmodic energy is required.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    For my people lending their strength to the years: to the gone
    years and the now years and the maybe years, washing ironing cooking scrubbing sewing mending hoeing plowing digging planting pruning patching dragging along never gaining never reaping never knowing and never understanding;
    Margaret Abigail Walker (b. 1915)

    ... this dream that men shall cease to waste strength in competition and shall come to pool their powers of production is coming to pass all over the earth.
    Jane Addams (1860–1935)