Strengest
Strenger Stren"ger, Strengest Stren"gest, the original compar. & superl. of {Strong}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Two of us shall strenger be than one. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • strengest — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strenger — Stren ger, Strengest Stren gest, the original compar. & superl. of {Strong}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Two of us shall strenger be than one. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strong — {{11}}strong (adj.) O.E. strang physically powerful, powerful in effect, forceful, severe, from P.Gmc. *strangaz (Cf. O.N. strangr strong, Du. streng strict, rigorous, O.H.G. strang strong, bold, hard, Ger. streng strict, rigorous ). Originally… …   Etymology dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”