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I didn’t have the strength to get out of bed.
He’s working on building up his upper body strength.
She has great strength of character.
We need someone who has the inner strength to take on a difficult job.
the strength of the economy
Ron’s main strength is his ability to motivate his players.
The test shows the students’ strengths and weaknesses.
Don’t underestimate the opposition’s strength.
a show of strength by the militants
Johnson had steered himself into a position of strength.
the strength of public opinion
The military force numbered 14,000 at full strength.
With the injuries our team is under strength at the moment.
Local people turned out in strength to support us.
The strength of our relationship depends on resolving these outstanding trade issues.
the strength of the dollar against the euro
winds of varying strengths
The strength of the current makes swimming dangerous at this beach.
the strength of the sun’s rays
the strength of her voice
I heard their new single, and on the strength of that I bought the CD.
The B-side’s emphatic victory illustrated Australia’s strength in depth.
This is the American English definition of strength. View British English definition of strength.
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