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Spanish translation of “strong”

strong

adjective /stroŋ/
firm , sound , or powerful , and therefore not easily broken , destroyed , attacked , defeated , resisted , or affected by weariness , illness etc
fuerte
strong furniture a strong castle a strong wind She’s a strong swimmer He has a very strong will/ personality He has never been very strong (= healthy ) He is not strong enough to lift that heavy table .
very noticeable ; very intense
fuerte
a strong colour a strong smell .
containing a large amount of the flavouring / flavoring ingredient
fuerte
strong tea .
(of a group , force etc) numbering a particular amount
que cuenta con
An army 20,000 strong was advancing towards the town .
strongly adverb
fuertemente
I strongly advise you to apply for the job .
strength /streŋθ/ noun the quality of being strong
fuerza
He got his strength back slowly after his illness I hadn’t the strength to resist him.
the number of people etc in a force , organization etc, considered as an indication of its power or effectiveness
número , efectivo
The force is below strength.
strengthen /ˈstreŋθən/ verb to make or become strong or stronger
fortalecer(se)
He did exercises to strengthen his muscles The wind strengthened .
strongbox noun a safe or box for valuables .
caja fuerte
strong drink noun alcoholic liquors.
bebida fuerte
stronghold noun a fort , fortress , or castle etc.
fortaleza
strong language noun swearing or abuse
palabras duras; lenguaje franco ; palabrotas , insultos
The manager used some strong language during his halftime talk in the dressing room .
strong-minded adjective having determination
resuelto, decidido
She’s a strong-minded young woman who won’t give up easily .
strong point noun a quality , skill etc in which a person excels
punto fuerte
Arithmetic isn’t one of my strong points .
strongroom noun a room specially constructed for keeping valuable articles , with thick walls and a heavy steel door etc.
cámara acorazada
on the strength of relying on
en base a, contando con
On the strength of this offer of money , we plan to start building soon .
(Definition of strong from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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