using, involving, or threatening the use of physical force or violence to gain an objective:
verb (used with object)
to use violent methods upon; assault.
to rob by force.
to coerce by threats or intimidation; bully:
They strong-armed me into voting for the plan.
(modifier) relating to or involving physical force or violence: strong-arm tactics
(transitive) to show violence towards
noun 1. any of the several tropical American shrubs or small trees belonging to the genus Bourreria, of the borage family, especially B. ovata, of southern Florida and the West Indies, having elliptic leaves and fragrant, white flowers.
noun 1. a strongly made, lockable box or chest for safeguarding valuable possessions, as money, jewels, or documents. noun 1. a specially designed box or safe in which valuables are locked for safety
noun, Meteorology. 1. a wind of 25–30 miles per hour (11–13 m/sec). strong breeze noun 1. (meteorol) a considerable wind of force six on the Beaufort scale, reaching speeds of 25–31 mph
noun, Mathematics. 1. the set of all strong accumulation points of a given set.