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strong  

EN[stɹɒŋ]
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Ffort WStrong
  • En anglais, strong est un mot d'origine germanique signifiant fort.
  • AdjectifCOMstrongerSUPstrongest
    1. Capable of producing great physical force.
      1. a big strong man; Jake was tall and strong
    2. Capable of withstanding great physical force.
      1. a strong foundation; good strong shoes
    3. fast moving water, wind, etc, which has a lot of power.
      1. The man was nearly drowned after a strong undercurrent swept him out to sea. ‎
    4. Determined; unyielding.
      1. It was a joy to snatch some brief respite, and find himself in the rectory drawing–room. Listening here was as pleasant as talking; just to watch was pleasant. The young priests who lived here wore cassocks and birettas; their faces were fine and mild, yet really strong, like the rector's face; and in their intercourse with him and his wife they seemed to be brothers.
    5. Highly stimulating to the senses.
      1. a strong light; a strong taste
    6. Having an offensive or intense odor or flavor.
      1. a strong smell
    7. Having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient.
      1. a strong cup of coffee; a strong medicine
    8. (specifically) Having a high alcoholic content.
      1. a strong drink
      2. She gets up, and pours herself a strong one. - Eagles, Lying Eyes
    9. (grammar) Inflecting in a different manner than the one called weak, such as Germanic verbs which change vowels.
      1. a strong verb
    10. (chemistry) That completely ionizes into anions and cations in a solution.
      1. a strong acid;  a strong base ‎
    11. (military) Not easily subdued or taken.
      1. a strong position ‎
    12. SLA (US) Impressive, good.
      1. You're working with troubled youth in your off time? That’s strong! ‎
    13. Having a specified number of people or units.
      1. The enemy's army force was five thousand strong. ‎
    14. (of a disease or symptom) severe (very bad or intense).
      1. (mathematics, logic) Having a wide range of logical consequences; widely applicable. (Often contrasted with a weak statement which it implies.).
        1. Convincing.
        2. AdverbeCOMstrongerSUPstrongest
          1. In a strong manner.
          2. Plus d'exemples
            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
              • The prisoner's counsel were the strongest and cunningest lawyers in the Commonwealth.
              • The orange zest gives the strong flavors in this dish.
              • The River's Edge, despite its strong subject, was confused and conspicuously overtouted.
            2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
              • Strong waters pierce metals, and will touch upon gold, that will not touch upon silver.
              • Strong eyeliner game, but as a romanticisation of eternal unfulfilment and dysfunctional relationships, not a great blueprint for life.
            3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
              • He knew if he didn't stand up for himself, he'd be punked out by someone stronger.
              • To widespread surprise and some unease, though, the merkelling chancellor has been transformed. She has found a new voice that is simple and strong.
              • Fabrics needed to be lightweight, gasproof, and strong.

          Meaning of strong for the defined word.

          Grammaticalement, ce mot "strong" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes incomparable.
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            1. Adjectifs
              • Adverbes
                • Adverbes incomparable
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              Liens Connexes:
              1. en strongly
              2. en stronger
              3. en strongest
              4. en stronghold
              5. en strongyl
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