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strength meaning

EN[stɹɛŋ(k)θ] [stɹɛnθ] [stɹeɪŋθ] [-ɛŋθ] [-ɛnθ]
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    Definition of strength in English Dictionary

  • NounPLstrengthsSUF-th
    1. The quality or degree of being strong.
      1. It requires great strength to lift heavy objects. ‎
    2. The intensity of a force or power; potency.
      1. He had the strength of ten men. ‎
    3. The strongest part of something; that on which confidence or reliance is based.
      1. A positive attribute.
        1. We all have our own strengths and weaknesses. ‎
      2. OBS A strong place; a stronghold.
      3. VerbSGstrengthsPRstrengthingPT, PPstrengthed
        1. OBS To give strength to; to strengthen.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The text which had seized upon his heart with such comfort and strength abode upon him for more than a year. (Southey, Bunyan, p. 21)
            • Up to this point we have been concentrating on varying combinations of strength and endurance, but we will now turn to methods of developing either superstrength or superendurance with weights.
            • The analysis shows the strengths of the associations of microinverter temperature with ambient temperature, PV module temperature, irradiance and AC power of the PV systems.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • All the rock types showed a general postshot decrease in compressive strength.
            • Exhausted, he called on his last ounce of strength.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Morphemes
            • Suffixes
              • Words by suffix
                • Words suffixed with -th
                • Suffixes that form nouns from adjectives
                  • Words suffixed with -th
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
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                Meaning of strength for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "strength" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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