Synonyms of strength in English:

strength


See definition of strength

noun

1‘a man of enormous physical strength’

SYNONYMS

power, brawn, brawniness, muscle, muscularity, burliness, sturdiness, robustness, toughness, hardiness, lustiness

vigour, energy, force, might, forcefulness, mightiness

informal beef

British informal welly

literary thew, thewiness

ANTONYMS

weakness, puniness, frailty

2‘Oliver began to regain his strength’

SYNONYMS

health, fitness, healthiness, vigour

stamina

ANTONYMS

infirmity

3‘she'd always prided herself on her inner strength’

SYNONYMS

fortitude, resilience, backbone, spirit, strength of character, toughness of spirit, firmness, steadfastness, strong-mindedness, stoicism

courage, bravery, pluck, pluckiness, courageousness, braveness

British Dunkirk spirit

informal guts, grit, spunk

ANTONYMS

vulnerability

4‘they were taking no chances with the strength of the retaining wall’

SYNONYMS

robustness, sturdiness, firmness, toughness, soundness, solidity, solidness, durability, stability

impregnability, resistance

ANTONYMS

weakness

5‘the political and military strength of European governments’

SYNONYMS

power, influence, dominance, ascendancy, supremacy

leverage

informal clout, beef

literary puissance

ANTONYMS

weakness, impotence

6‘street protests demonstrated the strength of feeling against the president’

SYNONYMS

intensity, vehemence, force, forcefulness, depth, ardour, fervour, violence

degree, level

rare fervency, ardency

ANTONYMS

half-heartedness

7‘the strength of the argument for property taxation’

SYNONYMS

cogency, forcefulness, force, weight, power, potency, persuasiveness, effectiveness, efficacy, soundness, validity

ANTONYMS

weakness, ineffectiveness

8‘what do you regard as your strengths?’

SYNONYMS

strong point, advantage, asset, forte, strong suit, long suit, aptitude, talent, gift, skill

virtue

speciality, specialty

métier

ANTONYMS

failing, fault, flaw, limitation

9‘he was my closest friend, my strength and shield’

SYNONYMS

support, pillar of strength, tower of strength, rock, mainstay, anchor

10‘the peacetime strength of the army was 415,000’

SYNONYMS

size, extent, magnitude, largeness, greatness

complement


Phrases

    on the strength of

      ‘she got into Princeton on the strength of her essays’

      SYNONYMS

      because of, by virtue of, on account of, on the basis of, based on, on the grounds of