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English definition of “strong”


adjective (DIFFICULT TO BREAK)    /strɒŋ/ US  /strɑːŋ/
B1 difficult to break , destroy , or make sick , or able to support a heavy weight or force : a strong box / chair The window is made from very strong glass - it won't shatter . He's never been very strong, and I'm afraid all the excitement was too much for him. He had such a strong will to live - he simply refused to die . → See also strengthPhysically strong and powerful
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