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1. robust

adjective. ['roʊˈbʌst'] sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction.

Synonyms

  • strong
  • square-shouldered
  • stout
  • burly
  • square-built
  • iron
  • chesty
  • big-boned
  • hardy
  • vigorous
  • sturdy
  • healthy
  • beefy
  • strapping
  • rugged
  • half-hardy
  • stalwart
  • big-shouldered
  • big-chested
  • broad-shouldered
  • buirdly
  • cast-iron
  • heavy-armed

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • weak
  • frail
  • powerless

Etymology

  • robustus (Latin)
  • robur (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Robust

  • ustrust
  • clevetrust
  • antitrust
  • nonplussed
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • unadjust
  • readjust
  • incrust
  • entrust
  • encrust
  • disgust
  • discussed
  • combust
  • unjust
  • trust
  • thrust
  • prust
  • crust
  • brust
  • blust
  • adjust
  • yust
  • rust
  • must
  • lust
  • knust
  • just
  • hust
  • guste

Example sentences of the word robust


1. Adjective
Growing the most robust hibiscus tree means finding a spot in your yard that receives full sun.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Audition offers robust EQ options.

Quotes containing the word robust


1. If the blood humor is too strong and robust, calm it with balance and harmony.
- Xun Zi

2. If only life could be a little more tender and art a little more robust.
- Alan Rickman

3. All opinions are not equal. Some are a very great deal more robust, sophisticated and well supported in logic and argument than others.
- Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

2. robust

adjective. ['roʊˈbʌst'] marked by richness and fullness of flavor.

Synonyms

  • racy
  • rich
  • full-bodied

Antonyms

  • sterile
  • ineffective
  • impotent
  • vulnerable

Etymology

  • robustus (Latin)
  • robur (Latin)

3. robust

adjective. ['roʊˈbʌst'] rough and crude.

Antonyms

  • euphonious

Etymology

  • robustus (Latin)
  • robur (Latin)

4. robust

adjective. ['roʊˈbʌst'] strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity.

Antonyms

  • tender

Etymology

  • robustus (Latin)
  • robur (Latin)
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