A man of action who is reserved and masks his feelings. For example, Paula always preferred the strong silent type to more extroverted men. Almost never used for a woman, this expression may be obsolescent. [ c. 1900 ]
noun 1. Bridge. a long suit that contains high cards. 2. Also called strong point. one’s most highly developed characteristic, talent, or skill; forte: Patience is not his strong suit. see: strong point
[strawngz-vil, strongz-] /ˈstrɔŋz vɪl, ˈstrɒŋz-/ noun 1. a town in N Ohio.
- Strong typing
programming Strict enforcement of type rules with no exceptions. Incorrect type usage can be detected either at run time or at compile time. Strong typing catches more type errors than weak typing, resulting in fewer hard errors. In a strongly typed language, conversion between types requires the use of explicit conversion functions as opposed to […]
- Strong waters
plural noun 1. an archaic name for alcoholic drink