strength translation English to Russian: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "strength" - English-Russian dictionary

See all translations

strength

noun
 
 
/streŋθ/
STRONG [U] B2 when someone or something is strong
сила
upper-body strength A good boxer needs skill as well as strength.Fit and healthy
INFLUENCE [U] the power or influence that an organization, country, etc has
могущество
economic strengthPower to control
BEING BRAVE [U] when you are brave or determined in difficult situations
сила воли, решительность
I think she showed great strength of character.Becoming and making stronger
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.Skill, talent and ability
STRONG FEELING [U] how strong a feeling or opinion is
сила
There is great strength of feeling against tax increases.Becoming and making stronger
VALUE [U] the value of a country's money
стабильность, устойчивость
The strength of the dollar has traders worried.Currencies
at full strength with the necessary number of people
в полном составе
Our team is now at full strength.Complete and wholeVery and extreme
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.Connecting words which introduce a cause or reason
→  See also a tower of strength , go from strength to strength
(Definition of strength from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “strength” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
stretch the truth

to say something that is not completely honest in order to make someone or something seem better than it really is

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With the USA’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More