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strength/ˈstrɛŋkθ/noun
pluralstrengths
strength
/ˈstrɛŋkθ/
noun
pluralstrengths
Learner's definition of STRENGTH  
[noncount]  : the quality or state of being physically strong
[noncount]  : the ability to resist being moved or broken by a force
[noncount]  : the quality that allows someone to deal with problems in a determined and effective way
[count]  : a quality or feature that makes someone or something effective or useful
— opposite weakness
[noncount]  : the power or influence of a group, organization, etc.
[noncount]  — used to describe how strong or deeply held an emotion or opinion is
— used to describe how powerful something is
[noncount]
[count]
[noncount]  : the number of people in a group, army, team, etc.
[noncount] 
: the value of a country's money when it is compared to money from other countries
   b  : the financial condition of something

go from strength to strength

: to become better or more successful as time passes

on the strength of

: because of the influence of (something)

pillar of strength

— see pillar

tower of strength

— see 1tower
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