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English definition of “strong”

strong

adjective (NOTICEABLE)    /strɒŋ/ US  /strɑːŋ/
B1 If a taste, smell, etc. is strong, it is very noticeable or powerful: A strong light was shining straight in my eyes. There's a really strong smell of bleach in the corridor. I don't like coffee/tea if it's too strong. The room was decorated in very strong colours. What a strong likeness there is between the brothers.Having a powerful effectStrong feelingsVery and extreme
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