mightier mightier  /ˈmaɪ ti ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having or showing great strength or force or intensity
  2. (adv) (Southern regional intensive) very; to a great degree

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Usage(s):

  1. We used to worship athletes for being mightier, faster, greater than we could imagine.
  2. Iranians are proving to be a sturdier lot than I have given them credit for, much mightier even than the formidable kootoole who stand in their way.
  3. The pen may be mightier than the sword, but these days it's facing some stiff competition from the personal computer.

News

  1. Empty Rocker

    A passel of local writers emerging on Cape Cod seems to illustrate that the pen is getting mightier all the time. Centerville resident Judi Ciance is one of a growing number of folks in many walks of life who are trying their hand(s) at writing and self-publishing novels.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Barnstable Patriot

  2. Marvel Socks DC Comics at Box Office

    Bloomberg News. New York — When it comes to box-office dollars, the Avengers and other Marvel superheroes are mightier than DC Comics.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Valley News

  3. Marvel Films Make 47% More in Box-Office Revenue Than DC Comics

    When it comes to box-office dollars, the Avengers and other Marvel superheroes are mightier than DC Comics.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. ...LTTE in the island-nation from 1987 to 1990, Prabakaran said: "We have faced forces much mightier than ours. We have had direct confrontations even against superior powers, stronger than us. We have withstood wave after wave of our enemy...
    on Nov 27, 2008 By: Velupillai Prabhakaran Source: Hindu

  2. "He's the manager. He makes the lineup, and that's it. I can't make that decision. ...... I can't take that pen out of his hand," Lofton said. "The pen is mightier than the sword."
    on Mar 28, 2004 By: Kenny Lofton Source: Pittsburgh Pirates News

  3. In October, Barghouti told reporters, "We will not leave Gaza, we will not abandon Gaza and it is approved today that the Palestinian resistance groups are mightier than the Israeli occupation and those who support it."
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Marwan Barghouti Source: FrontPage magazine.com

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