Bedeutung von “strong” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /strɔŋ/

A2 A strong person or animal is physically powerful:

Are you strong enough to lift this table by yourself?
→ Opposite weak

B1 A strong object does not break easily or can support heavy things:

a strong box

B1 If a taste, smell, etc. is strong, it is very easy to notice:

There’s a strong smell of smoke outside.

B1 produced using a lot of power:

a strong kick
Her voice was clear and strong.

B1 Strong relationships last for a long time, and are not easily spoiled:

During the crisis their marriage remained strong.

of a good quality or level and likely to be successful:

a strong team
a strong economy

A strong feeling, belief, or opinion is felt in a very deep and serious way:

a strong sense of pride

If a person is strong or has a strong personality, he or she is confident and deals with problems well:

All my aunts were strong women.

(Definition von “strong” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)