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robust
used in War and Peace

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Definition
strong
The exact meaning of robust can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "a robust person" — strong and healthy
  • "a robust system" — unlikely to fail
  • "a robust defense" — strong and energetic
  • "robust flavor" — strong, rich, and complex
  • Pfuel was short and very thin but broad-boned, of coarse, robust build, broad in the hips, and with prominent shoulder blades.
    Book Nine — 1812 (44% in)
  • This red-haired man was neither a sergeant nor a corporal, but being robust he ordered about those weaker than himself.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (12% in)
  • She had grown stouter and broader, so that it was difficult to recognize in this robust, motherly woman the slim, lively Natasha of former days.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (55% in)

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