What does strenuously mean?

Definitions for strenuously

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word strenuously.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. strenuouslyadverb

    in a strenuous manner; strongly or vigorously

    "he objected strenuously to the stand his party was taking"


  1. strenuouslyadverb

    In a strenuous manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Strenuouslyadverb

    Etymology: from strenuous.

    Many can use both hands, yet will there divers remain that can strenuously make use of neither. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours.

    Writers dispute strenuously for the liberty of conscience, and inveigh largely against all ecclesiasticks under the name of high church. Jonathan Swift.


  1. strenuously

    Strenuously is an adverb that describes something done with great effort, energy, determination, or intensity. It often relates to actions that involve physical strength or stamina, but can also refer to mental effort or heated arguments.

How to pronounce strenuously?

How to say strenuously in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of strenuously in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of strenuously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of strenuously in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Paine:

    I have always strenuously supported the right of every man to his own opinion, however different that opinion might be to mine. He who denies another this right makes a slave of himself to his present opinion, because he precludes himself the right of changing it.

  2. Exchange Income:

    The short report was deliberately released immediately following the end of the Company's second quarter when EIC is in a quiet period, and is based on a number of statements, assumptions and opinions with which we strenuously disagree.

  3. Arcadia Group:

    Sir Philip strenuously denies these allegations and ... they are minor categories of misdemeanour in the United States, contrary to previous suggestions in the media there is no allegation of any sexual assault or misconduct made by the prosecution.

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for strenuously

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ordinibus acriter resistereturLatin

Get even more translations for strenuously »


Find a translation for the strenuously definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"strenuously." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 24 Jun 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/strenuously>.

Discuss these strenuously definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for strenuously? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    heighten or intensify
    A inspire
    B disturb
    C conform
    D emerge

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for strenuously: