strong-mind|ed

strong-mind|ed
strong-mind|ed «STRNG MYN dihd, STRONG-», adjective.
1. a) having a strong mind; mentally vigorous. b) determined to the point of being stubborn.
2. having or affecting masculine mentality or rights: »

a strong-minded woman.

strong´-mind´ed|ly, adverb.
strong´-mind´ed|ness, noun.

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  • strong´-mind´ed|ly — strong mind|ed «STRNG MYN dihd, STRONG », adjective. 1. a) having a strong mind; mentally vigorous. b) determined to the point of being stubborn. 2. having or affecting masculine mentality or rights: »a strong minded woman. –strong´ mind´ed|ly,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • strong´-mind´ed|ness — strong mind|ed «STRNG MYN dihd, STRONG », adjective. 1. a) having a strong mind; mentally vigorous. b) determined to the point of being stubborn. 2. having or affecting masculine mentality or rights: »a strong minded woman. –strong´ mind´ed|ly,… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Strong — Strong, a. [Compar. {Stronger}; superl. {Strongest}.] [AS. strang, strong; akin to D. & G. streng strict, rigorous, OHG. strengi strong, brave, harsh, Icel. strangr strong, severe, Dan. streng, Sw. str[ a]ng strict, severe. Cf. {Strength},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strong conjugation — Strong Strong, a. [Compar. {Stronger}; superl. {Strongest}.] [AS. strang, strong; akin to D. & G. streng strict, rigorous, OHG. strengi strong, brave, harsh, Icel. strangr strong, severe, Dan. streng, Sw. str[ a]ng strict, severe. Cf. {Strength} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strong´ness — strong «strng, strong», adjective, strong|er«STRNG guhr, STRONG »,strong|est«STRNG guhst, STRONG », adverb. –adj. 1. a) having much force or power: »strong arms, a strong army. A strong man can lift heavy things. A strong wind blew down the trees …   Useful english dictionary

  • strong´ly — strong «strng, strong», adjective, strong|er«STRNG guhr, STRONG »,strong|est«STRNG guhst, STRONG », adverb. –adj. 1. a) having much force or power: »strong arms, a strong army. A strong man can lift heavy things. A strong wind blew down the trees …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strong-minded — Strong mind ed, a. Having a vigorous mind; esp., having or affecting masculine qualities of mind; said of women. {Strong mind ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Strong-mindedness — Strong minded Strong mind ed, a. Having a vigorous mind; esp., having or affecting masculine qualities of mind; said of women. {Strong mind ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strong — strong, stout, sturdy, stalwart, tough, tenacious can all mean having or manifesting great power or force (as in acting or resisting). Strong, the most inclusive of these terms, fundamentally implies the possession of great physical power and may …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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