strength

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈstrɛŋθ/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/strɛŋkθ, strɛnθ/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(strengkth, strength, strenth)



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strength

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [great, mighty, extra, super, monumental] strength
  2. [physical, emotional, moral, character] strength
  3. [signal, market, alcohol] strength
  4. a [great, considerable, huge] amount of strength
  5. the [team, army] has strength in [depth, numbers, quality]
  6. find your [hidden, inner] strength
  7. it [took, required] a lot of strength (to lift)
  8. have more strength than you [think, imagine]
  9. [has, with] the strength of [10] men
  10. [list, detect, identify] strengths and weaknesses
  11. the [workers, members, students] came out in strength (to support)
  12. was given the job on the strength of [a recommendation, his experience]
  13. the Dollar [gained, increased, declined] in strength
  14. went from strength to strength
  15. stocks [grew, fell, showed] strength
  16. [cycling, exercise, healthy eating] builds up your strength
  17. in a [dramatic, surprising] show of strength
  18. the strength of an [objective, aim]
  19. the strength of a [commodity, currency]
  20. the strength of the [Dollar, Pound, Euro]
  21. the strength of her [character]
  22. [showed, demonstrated] (great) strength of character
  23. is our greatest strength
  24. the strength of his [plea, position, argument]
n as adj
  1. strength [tests, training, exercises]
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