Strength and Weakness


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Strength noun – The ability to exert effort for the accomplishment of a task.
Usage example: the murdered man's wife didn't have the emotional strength to face reporters

Weakness is an antonym for strength in topics: force, might, strong point, intensity, stamina.
Nearby Words: strengthen, strengthened, strengthening
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Weakness noun – The quality or state of lacking physical strength or vigor.
Usage example: the flu left me with such overwhelming weakness that I could hardly stand

Strength is an antonym for weakness in defect topic.
Nearby Words: weak, weaken, weakly, weakening, weakling
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How words are described

emotional emotional strength emotional weakness
human human strength human weakness
physical physical strength physical weakness
similar similar strength similar weakness
Other adjectives: natural, original, relative, actual, real, massive, extreme, great, huge, main, inner, personal, moral, new, mental, military, extra, amazing, unusual, greater, greatest, biggest, vampiric.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Puzzle & Dragons Each monster has an element, and each element has a strength or weakness toward another.
  • Contrast Elemental Rock-Paper-Scissors, which is where the weakness/strength relationships are between the broad powers only.
  • Anime / Persona 4: The Animation When the viewer gets to see what Rise sees when she's under Himiko's visor, the screen is tinted and the same strength/weakness chart from the game is in one corner.
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