strong-arm

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autonomous province of Georgia on the Black Sea; a strong independence movement has resulted in much instability Abkhaz , Abkhazia
strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise absinth , absinthe
tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States Abutilon theophrasti , butter-print , China jute , Indian mallow , velvet-leaf , velvetleaf , velvetweed
ubiquitous strong-scented mat-forming Eurasian herb of wasteland, hedgerow or pasture having narrow serrate leaves and small usually white florets; widely naturalized in North America Achillea millefolium , milfoil , yarrow
strong desire to acquire and possess acquisitiveness
acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan) Acrilan , polypropenonitrile
cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion acrocyanosis , Raynaud's sign
abnormally strong craving addiction
tendency, strong affinity , partiality , penchant , predilection
strong creative impulse; divine inspiration afflatus
music created by African-American musicians; early forms were songs that had a melodic line and a strong rhythmic beat with repeated choruses African-American music , black music
strong, with no weak points airtight , cast-iron , irrefutable , undeniable
(neurophysiology) a nerve impulse resulting from a weak stimulus is just as strong as a nerve impulse resulting from a strong stimulus all-or-none law
common North American wild onion with a strong onion odor and an umbel of pink flowers atop a leafless stalk; British Columbia to California and Arizona and east to Wyoming and Colorado Allium acuminatum , Hooker's onion
bulbous herb of southern Europe widely naturalized; bulb breaks up into separate strong-flavored cloves Allium sativum , garlic
woman, strong Amazon , titan , virago
large strong and aggressive woman amazon , virago
strong drive for success ambition , ambitiousness
major political party in the United States in the early 19th century; founded by Alexander Hamilton; favored a strong centralized government American Federalist Party , Federalist Party , Federal Party
large slow-growing deciduous tree of the eastern United States having stout spreading branches and leaves with usually 7 rounded lobes; yields strong and durable hard wood American white oak , Quercus alba
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