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strong room

or strong·room  (strông′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
A strongly built fireproof room designed for the safekeeping of money or valuables.


(ˈstrɒŋˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
(Building) a specially designed room in which valuables are locked for safety


(ˈstrɔŋˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈstrɒŋ-)

a fireproof, burglarproof room in which valuables are kept.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.strongroom - a burglarproof and fireproof room in which valuables are kept
storage room, storeroom, stowage - a room in which things are stored
bank vault, vault - a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
غُرْفَةٌ مَنيعَه
pancéřová komora
pancierová komora
kasa dairesi


[ˈstrɒŋrʊm] Ncámara f acorazada


[ˈstrɒŋruːm] nchambre f fortestrong-willed [ˌstrɒŋˈwɪld] adjd'une grande force de volonté


[ˈstrɒŋˌrʊm] ncamera blindata


(stroŋ) adjective
1. firm, sound, or powerful, and therefore not easily broken, destroyed, attacked, defeated, resisted, or affected by weariness, illness etc. strong furniture; a strong castle; a strong wind; She's a strong swimmer; He has a very strong will/personality; He has never been very strong (= healthy); He is not strong enough to lift that heavy table.
2. very noticeable; very intense. a strong colour; a strong smell.
3. containing a large amount of the flavouring ingredient. strong tea.
4. (of a group, force etc) numbering a particular amount. An army 20,000 strong was advancing towards the town.
ˈstrongly adverb
strength (streŋθ) noun
1. the quality of being strong. He got his strength back slowly after his illness; I hadn't the strength to resist him.
2. the number of people etc in a force, organization etc, considered as an indication of its power or effectiveness. The force is below strength.
strengthen (ˈstreŋθən) verb
to make or become strong or stronger. He did exercises to strengthen his muscles; The wind strengthened.
ˈstrongbox noun
a safe or box for valuables.
strong drink
alcoholic liquors.
ˈstronghold noun
a fort, fortress or castle etc.
strong language
swearing or abuse.
ˌstrong-ˈminded adjective
having determination.
strong point
a quality, skill etc in which a person excels. Arithmetic isn't one of my strong points.
strongroom noun
a room specially constructed for keeping valuable articles, with thick walls and a heavy steel door etc.
on the strength of
relying on. On the strength of this offer of money, we plan to start building soon.
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It has an intriguing past, rumoured to have been the hiding place of national treasures during World War II - claims given weight by the fact the building has an otherwise inexplicable, blast-proof strongroom.
All such cultural products, totalling 368 pieces, have been kept in a strongroom operated by a worldwide security solution company, which is an independent third party to the Group.
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The space below was one of the most heavily guarded in the city--the Strongroom. Cut right into the sandstone bedrock, it would have hidden the army's most coveted riches and religious artefacts.
His long film career included Strongroom, The Elephant Man, Max Headroom and Gettysburg.
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'Then, we have issued 1,246,915 permanent voters cards (PVCs) representing (74.14 per cent) to registered voters at the end of the PVC collection period on September 19, leaving a total of 435,015 PVCs, that is (25.86 per cent) yet to be collected by their owners and are being kept in the INEC strongroom at the state office here in Osogbo.
In a daring heist on November 20, ingenious thieves drilled a tunnel from a sewer line near the KCB Thika branch, entered the strongroom and stole Sh50 million.
Ashley Jensen stars as registrar Kate, a harrassed mother and wife, who is juggling (yawn) her home life and career - but has somehow found time to have a bunk-up in the strongroom with her hot, younger colleague (Kenny Doughty).
A safe-breaking gang burned their way through the strongroom door of the Liverpool Savings Bank in Edge Hill overnight and got away with thousands of pounds in cash and jewellery.
Men smash through wall to free boy COLLIERY workers today smashed their way through a disused strongroom wall at Abergorki, Mountain Ash, to release a 12-year-old boy trapped inside for more than an hour.
Party it up on New Year's Eve, but forget the expensive clubs and head over to Strongroom Bar & Kitchen for their "Nineties New Year" ( celebration .