Translation of "strong" - English-Italian dictionary


adjective uk /strɒŋ/

A2 A strong person or animal is physically powerful.

Are you strong enough to lift this table on your own?
→ 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.

forte, acuto
There’s a strong smell of burning.

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.

forte, solido
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 someone is strong, they are confident and able to deal with problems well.

All my aunts were strong women.

(Translation of “strong” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)