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  • 1 give strength to — index compound Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Strength — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Degree of power. < N PARAG:Strength >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 strength strength Sgm: N 1 power power &c. 157 Sgm: N 1 energy energy &c. 171 Sgm: N 1 vigor vigor force Sgm: N …

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  • 3 strength — W2S2 [streŋθ, strenθ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(physical)¦ 2¦(determination)¦ 3¦(feeling/belief )¦ 4¦(organization/country etc)¦ 5¦(useful quality or ability)¦ 6¦(object)¦ 7¦(substance/mixture)¦ 8¦(number of people)¦ 9¦(money)¦ …

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  • 4 strength — [ streŋθ ] noun *** ▸ 1 physical power/energy ▸ 2 ability to achieve something ▸ 3 power of particular type ▸ 4 something someone does very well ▸ 5 amount of influence ▸ 6 size of group needed ▸ 7 amount of something in something ▸ 8 ability to… …

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  • 5 Give — Give, v. i. 1. To give a gift or gifts. [1913 Webster] 2. To yield to force or pressure; to relax; to become less rigid; as, the earth gives under the feet. [1913 Webster] 3. To become soft or moist. [Obs.] Bacon . [1913 Webster] 4. To move; to… …

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  • 6 give me strength — spoken phrase used for saying that you feel annoyed about something Thesaurus: ways of emphasizing when you are annoyed or angrysynonym Main entry: strength …

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  • 7 give (someone) chapter and verse — give/quote (someone) chapter and verse to give exact information about something, especially something in a book. The strength of the book is that when it makes accusations it gives chapter and verse, often backed up by photographic evidence. I… …

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  • 8 Strength of materials — Internal force lines are denser near the hole, a common stress concentration In materials science, the strength of a material is its ability to withstand an applied stress without failure. The applied stress may be tensile, compressive, or shear …

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  • 9 strength — /streNT, strenT/ noun 1 PHYSICAL STRENGTH (U) the physical power and energy that makes someone strong: It took Susan weeks to regain her strength after the illness. | the strength to do sth: I don t have the strength to climb any further. | with… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 Strength of ships — The strength of ships is a topic of key interest to Naval Architects and shipbuilders. Ships which are built too strong are heavy, slow, and cost extra money to build and operate since they weigh more, whilst ships which are built too weakly… …

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  • 11 strength — noun 1 how strong sb/sth is ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous, great, immense, incredible, tremendous ▪ high ▪ The material has exceptionally high …

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  • 12 strength */*/*/ — UK [streŋθ] / US noun Word forms strength : singular strength plural strengths 1) a) [uncountable] the physical energy that someone has to lift or move things I didn t have the strength to get out of bed. He s working on building up his upper… …

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  • 13 give out — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To emit] Syn. emanate, expend, exude; see emit 1 , smell 1 . 2. [To deliver] Syn. deal, dole, hand out, pass out; see distribute 1 . 3. [To publish] Syn. proclaim, make known, announce; see advertise 1 , declare 1 . 4. [To… …

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  • 14 strength — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. power, vigor (see strength); potency, efficacy; hardness, resistance; strength of purpose, resolution, tenacity, courage. II Power of exertion Nouns 1. strength, power …

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  • 15 Strength Through Joy — Kraft durch Freude (KdF, literally Strength through Joy ) was a large state controlled leisure organization in the Third Reich, a part of the German Labour Front ( Deutsche Arbeiterfront DAF), the national German labour organization at that time …

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  • 16 Strength in Numbers (38 Special album) — Infobox Album | Name = Strength in Numbers Type = Album Artist = 38 Special Released = April 1986 Recorded = 1985 Genre = Southern Rock Length = 39:09 Label = A M Producer = Keith Olsen Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|2|5… …

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  • 17 give — verb Give is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑authority, ↑benefactor, ↑chart, ↑council, ↑donor, ↑index, ↑jury, ↑move, ↑nature, ↑recording, ↑religion, ↑ …

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  • 18 give out — I. (Active.) 1. Emit, send forth. 2. Proclaim, announce, report, publish. II. (Neuter.) 1. Fail, come short. 2. Be exhausted, spend one s strength …

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  • 19 give me strength — spoken used for saying that you feel annoyed about something …

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  • 20 To give back — Give Give, v. i. 1. To give a gift or gifts. [1913 Webster] 2. To yield to force or pressure; to relax; to become less rigid; as, the earth gives under the feet. [1913 Webster] 3. To become soft or moist. [Obs.] Bacon . [1913 Webster] 4. To move; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English