Translation of "strength" - English-Russian dictionary

strength

noun uk us /streŋθ/
STRONG [ U ]

B2 when someone or something is strong

сила
upper-body strength
A good boxer needs skill as well as strength.
INFLUENCE [ U ]

the power or influence that an organization, country, etc has

могущество
economic strength
BEING BRAVE [ U ]

when you are brave or determined in difficult situations

сила воли, решительность
I think she showed great strength of character.
GOOD QUALITIES [ C ]

a good quality or ability that makes someone or something effective

достоинство, сильная сторона
We all have our strengths and weaknesses.
The great strength of this arrangement is its simplicity.
STRONG FEELING [ U ]

how strong a feeling or opinion is

сила
There is great strength of feeling against tax increases.
VALUE [ U ]

the value of a country's money

стабильность, устойчивость
The strength of the dollar has traders worried.
at full strength

with the necessary number of people

в полном составе
Our team is now at full strength.
on the strength of sth

If you do something on the strength of facts or advice, you do it because of them.

в силу, на основании чего-либо
On the strength of this year's sales figures, we've decided to expand the business.
→ See also a tower of strength , go from strength to strength

(Translation of “strength” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)