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Synonyms for strength
strɛŋkθ, strɛŋθ, strɛnθ

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Wiktionary

  1. strength(noun)

    Synonyms:
    fortitude, power, expertise, potency

  2. strength(noun)

    To give strength to; to strengthen.

    It requires great strength to lift heavy objects.

    Synonyms:
    fortitude, power, expertise, potency

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  3. strength(noun)

    The intensity of a force or power; potency.

    Have the strength of ten men.

    Synonyms:
    power, expertise, fortitude, potency

  4. strength(noun)

    The strongest part of something.

    Synonyms:
    power, potency, fortitude, expertise

  5. strength(noun)

    A positive attribute.

    We all have our own strengths and weaknesses.

    Synonyms:
    potency, fortitude, power, expertise

    Antonyms:
    weakness

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. strength

    Power is the most general term of this group, including every quality, property, or faculty by which any change, effect, or result is, or may be, produced; as, the power of the legislature to enact laws, or of the executive to enforce them; the power of an acid to corrode a metal; the power of a polished surface to reflect light. Ability is nearly coextensive with power, but does not reach the positiveness and vigor that may be included in the meaning of power, ability often implying latent, as distinguished from active power; we speak of an exertion of power, but not of an exertion of ability. Power and ability include capacity, which is power to receive; but ability is often distinguished from capacity, as power that may be manifested in doing, as capacity is in receiving; one may have great capacity for acquiring knowledge, and yet not possess ability to teach. Efficiency is active power to effect a definite result, the power that actually does, as distinguished from that which may do. Competency is equal to the occasion, readiness prompt for the occasion. Faculty is an inherent quality of mind or body; talent, some special mental ability. Dexterity and skill are readiness and facility in action, having a special end; talent is innate, dexterity and skill are largely acquired. Our abilities include our natural capacity, faculties, and talents, with all the dexterity, skill, and readiness that can be acquired. Efficacy is the power to produce an intended effect as shown in the production of it; as, the efficacy of a drug. Efficiency is effectual agency, competent power; efficiency is applied in mechanics as denoting the ratio of the effect produced to the power expended in producing it; but this word is chiefly used of intelligent agents as denoting the quality that brings all one's power to bear promptly and to the best purpose on the thing to be done. Compare ADDRESS; DEXTERITY; SKILFUL.

    Synonyms:
    ability, aptitude, capability, capacity, cleverness, cogency, competency, dexterity, efficacy, efficiency, energy, expertness, faculty, force, might, power, qualification, readiness, skill, susceptibility, talent

    Antonyms:
    awkwardness, dulness, feebleness, helplessness, imbecility, impotence, inability, inaptitude, incapacity, incompetence, inefficiency, maladroitness, stupidity, unskilfulness, weakness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. strength

    Synonyms:
    force, vigor, power, security, validity, vehemence, intensity, hardness, soundness, nerve, fibre, sinew

    Antonyms:
    weakness, imbecility, feebleness, insolidity, insecurity, invalidity, frailty, delicacy, softness, flimsiness, hollowness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. strength(noun)

    the property of being physically or mentally strong

    "fatigue sapped his strength"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, force, enduringness, intensity level, military capability, effectiveness, strong point, specialty, persuasiveness, durability, posture, potency, metier, intensity, strong suit, forcefulness, speciality, forte, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  2. military capability, military strength, strength, military posture, posture(noun)

    capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war

    "we faced an army of great strength"; "politicians have neglected our military posture"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, bearing, military strength, carriage, force, enduringness, intensity level, military capability, effectiveness, strong point, specialty, persuasiveness, attitude, durability, posture, potency, stance, position, metier, intensity, strong suit, forcefulness, speciality, forte, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  3. force, forcefulness, strength(noun)

    physical energy or intensity

    "he hit with all the force he could muster"; "it was destroyed by the strength of the gale"; "a government has not the vitality and forcefulness of a living man"

    Synonyms:
    power, long suit, military posture, military strength, military group, durability, force, military force, intensity level, force play, military capability, violence, effectiveness, effect, specialty, force out, speciality, posture, potency, persuasiveness, metier, intensity, strong point, force-out, strong suit, personnel, forcefulness, military unit, forte, enduringness, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  4. forte, strong suit, long suit, metier, specialty, speciality, strong point, strength(noun)

    an asset of special worth or utility

    "cooking is his forte"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, fortissimo, force, metier, intensity level, military capability, specialism, potency, medium, distinctiveness, specialty, persuasiveness, effectiveness, specialisation, durability, posture, forcefulness, lastingness, specialness, peculiarity, intensity, strong point, strong suit, forte, speciality, enduringness, specialization

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  5. persuasiveness, strength(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

    "the strength of his argument settled the matter"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, force, enduringness, intensity level, military capability, effectiveness, strong point, specialty, persuasiveness, durability, posture, potency, metier, intensity, strong suit, forcefulness, speciality, forte, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  6. intensity, strength, intensity level(noun)

    the amount of energy transmitted (as by acoustic or electromagnetic radiation)

    "he adjusted the intensity of the sound"; "they measured the station's signal strength"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, saturation, force, metier, intensity level, loudness, military capability, durability, enduringness, effectiveness, vividness, specialty, intensiveness, speciality, posture, potency, persuasiveness, volume, intensity, strong point, strong suit, forcefulness, forte, chroma, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  7. potency, effectiveness, strength(noun)

    capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects

    "the toxin's potency"; "the strength of the drinks"

    Synonyms:
    potency, long suit, potentiality, military strength, dominance, force, authorization, enduringness, intensity level, effectuality, military capability, potence, specialty, effectiveness, potential, say-so, effectivity, persuasiveness, speciality, military posture, forcefulness, effectualness, metier, intensity, strong point, posture, strong suit, authority, forte, authorisation, durability, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  8. strength(noun)

    the condition of financial success

    "the strength of the company's stock in recent weeks"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, military posture, military strength, force, enduringness, intensity level, military capability, effectiveness, strong point, specialty, persuasiveness, durability, posture, potency, metier, intensity, strong suit, forcefulness, speciality, forte, lastingness

    Antonyms:
    weakness

  9. lastingness, durability, enduringness, strength(noun)

    permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force

    "they advertised the durability of their products"

    Synonyms:
    long suit, intensity, military posture, military strength, force, enduringness, intensity level, military capability, effectiveness, strong point, specialty, persuasiveness, durability, posture, potency, metier, lastingness, strong suit, forcefulness, speciality, forte

    Antonyms:
    weakness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    power, FORCE, might, potency, puissance, nerve

  2. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    tenacity, toughness, solidity

  3. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lustiness, brawniness, robustness, stoutness

  4. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fortitude, courage, spirit, animation, firmness, resolution

  5. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    validity, cogency, efficacy, prevalence, soundness

  6. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vigor (of style), energy, nervous diction

  7. strength(n.)

    Synonyms:
    support, security, stay

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How to use strength in a sentence?

  1. Australian Daniel Ricciardo:

    It’s really promising for sure. Right now three races in, every weekend we’ve shown a strength at some point and it’s been a strength we didn’t think we would have at this point in the year.

  2. Maria Martinez:

    I did not do this time by myself, my family did time. My wife did time with me, did the 11 years with me. I couldn't do it on my own, by my own strength. It was God's strength that got me through this.

  3. The NFL players union:

    the repetitive use of a switch in this instance is the functional equivalent of a weapon, particularly in the hands of someone with the strength of an accomplished professional athlete.

  4. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier:

    When the security situation changes - and it has - then we have to adapt our military capabilities. But we cannot at the same time fall prey to the illusion that military strength alone leads to security.

  5. Purvi Raniga:

    When you start loving yourself wholeheartedly, you learn to see your own internal happiness, strength and beauty.

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