on the strength of

Definition of on the strength of

  1. :  because of the influence of (something) I went and saw the film on the strength of his recommendation.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the quality or state of being strong :  capacity for exertion or endurance

    :  power to resist force :  solidity, toughness

    :  power of resisting attack :  impregnability

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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