Strong and Weak


Strong adjective - Having muscles capable of exerting great physical force.
Usage example: I need some strong people to help me move furniture

Weak is an antonym for strong in topics: determined, healthy, distinct, extreme, forceful on the senses.

Nearby Word: strongly


Weak adjective - Lacking bodily strength.
Usage example: the little boy was simply too weak to lift the box

Strong is an antonym for weak in topics: faint, exposed, cowardly, deficient, not strong.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Computer Is a Cheating Bastard Some enemies in Persona 3 are strong against Almighty, who's whole schtick is being Non-Elemental and thus no one is supposed to be strong or weak against Almighty attacks.
  • Wiccans see the God and Goddess as symbolizing a duality similar to the yin/yang of Taoism (i.e., light/darkness, order/chaos, strong/weak).
  • Elemental Rock-Paper-Scissors Ice — May be either strong or weak against fire, depending on whether it's classified with or separately from Water.
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