Synonym of overpowering

Alternative for overpowering

overpowers, overpowered, overpowering

Synonym: conquer, crush, defeat, master, overwhelm, surmount, vanquish,

Adjective

Characteristic of great power or forcefulness
powerful forceful violent strong vigorous almighty hard mighty ferocious explosive fierce crushing brutal devastating forcible heavy thunderous great blistering destructive overwhelming potent dynamic mightful annihilating calamitous damaging desolating tremendous strengthful strengthy rugged severe grievous robust intense puissant hard-hitting all-powerful really hard very hard sharp powerhouse hefty harsh smart vicious savage gutsy acute punchy aggressive telling turbulent extreme tempestuous stormy blustery gusty squally titanic boisterous stark stiff deadly furious lethal fatal high serious rough painful mortal cyclonic death-dealing influential commanding dominant redoubtable formidable significant important heavy-duty authoritative efficacious sturdy go-getter useful spanking trenchant ball of fire drastic rabid profound wild deep concentrated exquisite intensive excruciating consuming bullying fearsome ghastly dreadful excessive terrible keen fearful frightful hellacious piercing vehement agonizing biting shrill intemperate coercive agonising energetic fiery frenzied threatening convulsive terrorizing paroxysmal volcanic tumultuous thuggish out of control cruel terrorising weighty knockout elemental enormous exceptional supreme extraordinary major intimidatory protracted close heightened full tough intensified unqualified marked undue diligent all-consuming exaggerated bitter cutting penetrating oppressive strained vivid pungent stinging mother of all hardline bully-boy strong-arm physical grating discordant raucous jarring cacophonous screeching maddening blaring firm strict stringent draconian vexatious irritating annoying noisy radical squawky strident squawking rigid truculent virulent stern ear-piercing gruff dissonant unmusical blustering stridulent inharmonious unmelodious buffeting raging passionate resounding ungovernable inordinate uncontrollable rampaging uncontrolled rampant riotous unrestrained murderous bloodthirsty berserk storming uncurbed immoderate inflamed unchecked unbridled unmanageable unfettered emphatic ruthless desperate hot flaming enraged urgent ruinous strenuous peppery callous pugnacious maniacal outrageous aroused pitiless sadistic merciless mad barbaric barbarous impetuous homicidal heartless inhuman delirious maddened hotheaded frenetic assertive knock-down-and-drag-out blood-and-guts frantic impassioned demoniac full-blooded hot-tempered hot-headed feverish drag-out knock-down fuming crazy bang-bang cut-throat hammer and tongs headstrong radge agitated hysterical full of force gale force

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Severe or intense, especially in a painful or unpleasant way
acute intense fierce profound deep extreme violent ferocious terrible excruciating dreadful severe heavy vehement almighty strong blistering powerful explosive hard vicious furious hellacious exquisite frightful sharp agonising agonizing intensive piercing ghastly searing fearsome burning fearful harrowing overwhelming racking consuming unbearable harsh tormenting torturous shooting concentrated penetrating stabbing insufferable excessive serious grievous cutting unendurable heightened distressing hellish poignant peracute shrill sudden heavy-duty finely tuned keen heartfelt ardent fervent wholehearted passionate deep-seated very great deep-rooted intensified potent biting bitter vivid extraordinary fervid great passional perfervid sincere cordial emotional earnest abject heartrending deepest hearty deeply felt mighty fiery intemperate immoderate inordinate unrestrained fanatical frenzied frantic zealous towering flaming vigorous all-consuming marked impassioned relentless exceptional raging wild feverish inflamed major drastic uncontrollable energetic eager urgent supreme forceful torrid avid unqualified forcible stormy turbulent uncontrolled protracted tempestuous hot rabid heated ungovernable blustery tumultuous convulsive red-hot paroxysmal volcanic enormous high compelling close full tough undue diligent exaggerated strained pungent stinging charged significant enthused melodramatic mother of all emotive overemotional sentimental deadly critical cut-throat warm-blooded gung ho hopped up spirited true blue hot-blooded entrenched devout true genuine resounding all-out rampaging rampant riotous devastating storming uncurbed unchecked unbridled unmanageable unfettered emphatic honest enthusiastic hard-core intrenched unfeigned rooted boisterous desperate painful enraged ruinous strenuous peppery rough dynamic outrageous aroused coercive stirring thorough warm bona fide rousing inveterate grave considerable out of control lively savage comprehensive rigorous settled thoroughgoing knock-down-and-drag-out blood-and-guts roaring cyclonic foul frenetic mad gusting gusty bang-bang squally hammer and tongs windy agitated delirious howling full of force gale force annihilatory corrosive edacious voracious gluttonous insatiable impetuous dirty nasty filthy bred-in-the-bone confirmed blustering rampageous torrential devouring copious teeming bucketing drenching pouring driving lashing hammering sheeting down more than one can bear more than flesh and blood can stand

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Loud enough to cause temporary or permanent hearing loss
deafening booming ringing resounding thunderous ear-splitting blaring ear-piercing piercing roaring dinning ear-shattering thundering tumultuous blasting carrying clamorous clangorous earsplitting echoing intense loud plangent resonant reverberant reverberating slam-bang sonorous stentorian almighty ear-popping extremely noisy mighty noisy overwhelming rowdy screaming tremendous vociferous very loud turned up at full volume pulsating cacophonous deep stentorious throbbing intensified rambunctious throaty raucous pulsing strident lusty reverberatory full strong reverberative orotund sonorant clear rich heightened powerful consonant palpitating harmonious lively oscillating melodious baritone canorous fruity rotund riotous round forceful plummy full-throated fortissimo golden vibrant full-bodied clearly audible enhanced deep-toned mellow harsh boisterous low head-splitting full-voiced robust obstreperous aquiver electrifying loud-voiced uproarious shrieking blatant crashing penetrating shrill rackety clattery beating profound thrilling high-pitched rumbling high squawky thundery disorderly forte sharp strepitous clattering vehement discordant mournful pleasant pure plaintive rolling melancholy stridulatory stridulous stridulant trumpeting bellowing full-toned bass brassy insistent big fulminating heavy turbulent blustering pealing full-mouthed emphatic high-sounding shrieky loudmouth raspy jumping blusterous importunate shouting vocal demanding clamorsome resonating sounding raising Cain screeching raising the roof wakes the dead piping vociferant whistling treble shattering air-rending squeaky intrusive acute squeaking yowling yawping yauping clamant squawking vociferating caterwauling screechy metallic argute clanging jarring thin scurrilous loudmouthed vulgar crying obtrusive

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Refers to an intense or acrid flavor
sharp acrid pungent strong tangy sour tart acid bitter piquant acidic sharp-tasting stinking vinegary acerb burning hot acerbic acetic acidulous acidy nippy acetous active astringent austere odorous strong-smelling suffocating spicy aromatic stinging peppery biting spiced zingy zesty poignant fiery rich seasoned savoury pert savory salty industrial-strength odoriferous effluvious snappy nosey racy whiffy stiff highly flavoured effluvial rotten distasteful unsavory unpalatable yukky yucky harsh unsavoury acidulated unsweetened zestful tartish sourish perfumed fragrant highly seasoned scented unpleasant sweet tasty vinegarish flavoursome redolent appetizing keen ambrosial flavorful flavorsome zippy appetising lively severe spirited caustic sweet-smelling fresh sparkling vigorous balmy witty briny flavourful flavorous sapid musky gingery acetose amaroidal with a kick camphoraceous sharp-flavoured pointed cutting acute peppered lemony citrus sarcastic penetrating piercing colourful rough picante noisome smarting humorous aromal herbaceous curried dry soured green absinthian absinthal punchy red hot well seasoned colorful strongly flavoured recalling indicative smelling highly-seasoned sweet-scented brusque well-flavored critical fragranced animated energetic aromatized vivacious sprightly mettlesome animate springy perky peppy airy spanking frisky exciting kinetic pizazzy jazzy sparky brisk bouncing pizzazzy vital entertaining gay dramatic jaunty stimulating sexy buoyant heady exhilarating forceful clever sportive bright distinctive playful forcible

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Vigorously effective and articulate
devastating incisive cutting savage trenchant withering caustic mordant biting blistering fierce penetrating scathing scorching searing vitriolic ferocious overwhelming sardonic satirical scornful severe sharp stinging virulent acid bitter harsh mordacious unsparing highly effective sarcastic astringent acerbic acrimonious critical venomous corrosive pungent tart barbed acidic keen piercing acidulous vicious nasty hurtful acrid scalding acerb pointed hostile satiric cruel snarky waspish spiteful catty smart-mouthed derisive smart-alecky smart-aleck malicious razor-edged contemptuous polemic brutal wounding rancorous stringent mocking belittling acute aggressive extremely critical mean rapier-like unfriendly violent disparaging truculent cynical strong polemical vindictive telling poignant forceful crushing abusive abrasive brusque unkind rude poisonous sarky churlish stern vehement slashing curt controversial sound rigorous disrespectful contentious coruscating snarling burning vitriolous smart malevolent sulphurous jeering sulfurous disputatious argumentative vigorous resentful malignant emphatic malign forthright driving clear crisp explicit powerful distinct effective blunt potent unequivocal edgy humiliating disdainful sneering despiteful hateful peppery bad envenomed maleficent splenetic malefic supercilious mortifying blasting dismissive superior snappy witty provocative salt exciting stimulating pithy racy stabbing antagonistic vituperative razor-sharp evil-intentioned snubbing blighting full of contempt arrogant unblunted heartless merciless callous salty unrelenting edged pitiless sadistic grim ruthless wanton cold-blooded sour ironical piquant offensive dry scoffing taunting spicy tangy ironic zesty unpleasant carping vinegary austere snide ornery hard irascible chaffing evil aromatic wry scurrilous zingy contumelious hot backhanded pert ridiculing derogatory unsympathetic rough savoury needling derisory saucy spiced savory fiery twitting captious cussed disapproving zestful laconic acetic weisenheiming inhospitable irritating smarting acidulated tongue-in-cheek pernicious acetous ill-natured disillusioned angry humorous squint-eyed pervasive cold highly seasoned comfortless suffocating stifling unsweetened viperous sly corroding nauseating sickly nauseous lively cloying fetid subtle baleful nippy colourful mephitic tough denigratory deprecatory inconsiderate droll tasty seasoned double-edged foetid bellicose wise deprecating sourish tartish irreverent stinking rich flavoursome appetizing insensitive insinuating acetose pugnacious militant impertinent spirited briny flavorsome flavorful insulting painful distressing inimical wrathful unwelcoming confrontational combative sparkling appetising bleak uncomplimentary punchy belligerent warlike adverse uncongenial alien adversary adversarial grievous sharp-tasting burlesque unsociable unpropitious contrary intimidating surly antipathetic jaundiced negative unreceptive exacting sharp-tongued colorful dour scrappy excruciating uncomfortable discomforting with a kick forbidding terse drilling clear-cut prejudicial ill-tempered bad-tempered snappish snippy testy short shrewish absinthian amaroidal absinthal vengeful bilious wicked mischievous acidy sharp-worded thoughtless ungracious skeptical cynic misanthropic suspicious unbelieving misanthropical pessimistic strict upsetting crabbed stiff demeaning hypercritical censuring condemning cursing rigid soured green industrial-strength menacing grudging hate-filled dripping with malice effluvial grating odoriferous nosey whiffy effluvious sceptical unfeeling annoying tonic galling highly flavoured rotten distasteful tactless inappropriate dirty destructive viperish toxicant vinegarish heady degrading slighting vulgar highly-seasoned flavourful spiky gruff unpalatable unsavory flavorous sapid parodying paradoxical spoof bantering lampooning spoofing farcical dripping venom full of spleen full of gall accidentally on purpose insolent depreciating pejorative ridiculous contradictory backbiting alert atypical clever implausible defiant exaggerated jibing twisted curious quick-witted unsavoury yukky yucky accurate venomed well-flavored deadpan pertinent fragrant flowery slanderous discrediting affronting libellous libelous blasphemous defamatory hard to take meaty meaningful right-on short-and-sweet legit pregnant insightful Hudibrastic Rabelaisian rubbing the wrong way sharp-flavoured uncivil repulsive discourteous waggish boiled down apathetic fresh difficult right to it in a nutshell on the nose on the button sweet zippy trying disagreeable laid on the line matter-of-fact straight-faced low-key quietly humorous poker-faced dissolvent erosive oxidizing anti-alkaline disintegrative bleaching rusting eroding calling a spade a spade foul sombre dire somber intemperate heavy inclement oppressive awful harrowing straitened wretched agonizing tortuous spartan scabrous agonising disastrous sober unendurable calamitous inexorable solemn grave burdensome hardhanded inhuman rugged wild oxidising eating away

Adjective

Very exciting
mad frenzied wild excited frenetic abandoned energetic uncontrolled boisterous frantic unrestrained agitated delirious ebullient ferocious feverish fierce full-on furious overwhelming rabid uninhibited violent gay riotous hectic hysterical crazy manic maniacal distraught overwrought hyperactive crazed fraught berserk angry corybantic insane fevered fanatical nuts swivel-eyed panic-stricken raging worked up raving wired hyper unscrewed in a tizzy keyed up deranged beside oneself weirded out wigged out intense desperate lively passionate spirited tumultuous ardent out of control weird zonkers unglued unzipped freaked out spazzed out flipped out shook up at wits' end in a stew hot and bothered zealous hot under the collar enthusiastic panic-struck pumped restless panicky raring turbulent confused confusing vivacious chaotic voracious perfervid obsessive impatient exciting distracted fervent juiced overactive heated demented anxious vehement fast and furious avid on fire fired up like one possessed in a frenzy madding unbalanced phrenetic furibund lost it aroused demonic in a lather overcome obsessed ready impassioned overwhelmed sprightly disorderly effervescent psyched uncontrollable stunned struck incredulous overawed affected bitter animated unruly high game stirred up nutty amped high as a kite overpowered high-spirited fiery convulsive overexcited stirred fervid stormy tempestuous devastated wigged-out steamed up full-hearted destroyed passional not knowing what to do with oneself ireful indignant wrathful irate acrimonious distressed nervous unhinged distrait uptight hysteric berko busy worried last-minute het up wound up in a state in a flap having kittens in a tizz high-strung in a cold sweat beside yourself in a flat spin at your wits' end eager at the end of your tether agog enthused keen antsy exhilarated stoked desirous athirst thirsty geeked hot hungry solicitous uproarious daft untrammeled untrammelled potty gung ho hopped-up very excited hepped up jumping up and down dedicated exuberant devoted wholehearted committed willing interested determined intent titillated motivated earnest mad keen hearty as keen as mustard ready and willing keen as mustard raring to go zestful chomping at the bit afire itching yearning ambitious thrilled pleased animate appetent great driven greedy vigorous dynamic forceful aflame bright-eyed and bushy-tailed full of beans champing at the bit inflamed aggressive proactive bullish banzai take-charge can-do extremely enthusiastic warm inspired inspirited galvanized stimulated roused energized encouraged moved uplifted influenced activated fascinated rhapsodic wacky tantalized industrious concerned unqualified active diligent assiduous conscientious gaga tantalised bugged zesty warmblooded energised galvanised turnt gone on red-hot hot to trot self-driven burning militant sincere devout single-minded pushy purposeful itchy ripe zealotic extreme fired go-ahead fanatic fireball self-starting possessed gung-ho wild-eyed coming on strong longing wishing dying intent on

Adjective

Inspiring fear or awe through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
formidable intimidating terrifying dreadful alarming forbidding redoubtable dangerous daunting frightening threatening fearsome horrifying menacing fearful horrible imposing scary awesome brooding chilling direful disquieting disturbing frightful petrifying shocking appalling dire dismaying dread foreboding ghastly horrendous ominous sinister spooky terrible baleful bodeful creepy hair-raising spine-chilling awe-inspiring mean-looking all-powerful awful unnerving grim distressing harrowing hideous monstrous horrid gruesome unspeakable macabre startling bloodcurdling grisly scaring atrocious nightmarish horrific lurid terrific eerie grievous repulsive godawful overwhelming worrying abominable upsetting hellacious vile tremendous bad disgusting from hell perturbing hairy calamitous revolting abhorrent blood-curdling odious spine-tingling heinous grewsome nightmare sickening abysmal unsettling disheartening offensive disconcerting nasty repellent gloomy outrageous loathsome serious hateful shuddersome nauseating impressive dismal lamentable ugly mean powerful discouraging demoralizing uninviting feared unpleasant distasteful dispiriting depressing traumatic tragic obnoxious off-putting desperate nerve-racking dreaded disastrous terrorizing detestable eldritch cruel severe terrorising execrable demoralising shameful beastly grave unearthly parlous astounding extreme repugnant wretched causing fear wicked lousy rotten deplorable grody egregious unfortunate perplexing strong mighty commanding doughty invincible indomitable resolute unappealing valiant solemn afraid striking massive objectionable unappetizing unpalatable unsavoury unattractive disagreeable imminent courageous brave terribly bad very bad strange ghoulish sublime morbid fateful unpropitious baneful unlucky apocalyptic hostile thrilling unapproachable aggressive browbeating pressuring bullying unkind callous despicable lou insufferable unpardonable abject unforgivable vicious pulse-pounding breathtaking exciting unfriendly inconvenient punk unwelcome excessive shivery shuddery grotesque inexcusable heavy rebarbative unwelcoming ghostly weird unpromising inauspicious evil-looking hair-curling cliff-hanging suspenseful extraordinary unsavory causing excitement inhospitable life-threatening bleak dark perilous glowering ferocious exacting challenging taxing fazing scandalous suggestive of evil catastrophic ruinous disgraceful woeful crying pressing cataclysmic critical crucial foul urgent drastic obscene frozen icky gnarly stupefying miserable crippling hopeless irretrievable devastating portentous chronic exigent stunning rancid astonishing repellant fulsome amazing bewildering noxious agitating staggering gross evil noisome nauseous surprising oppressing fierce scowling heartbreaking regrettable afflictive like death warmed up glaring inhuman savage contemptible intolerable nefarious diabolical brutal barbarous troublesome villainous distressful hellish painful iniquitous flagitious barbaric destructive fiendish bestial indescribable unutterable black unbearable sorry difficult sick pathetic agonizing ungodly sad fatal brutish poor irksome pitiful harsh ruthless depraved reprehensible agonising devilish displeasing doleful disgustful loathly God-awful sinful sombre somber heart-rending cataclysmal troubling bitter sick-making infamous galling unhappy immoral gory merciless acute heartrending base stinking damning gut-wrenching harmful annoying uncomfortable sorrowful discomforting irritating vexatious adverse accursed desolate melancholy yucky violent wanton stressful funereal infernal damnable black-hearted flagrant unreasonable fraught bloody murderous crushing extravagant tragical cacodemonic discomposing pitiable hard facinorous deadly uncivilised uncivilized devastative forlorn criminal gut-churning unacceptable piteous annihilatory pitiless sadistic mournful excruciating shattering depressive melancholic cheerless glum sepulchral brute dreary morose beyond the pale unpleasing uncongenial unfavourable perverted unfavorable exceptionable worrisome amoral affecting unsightly haunting bothersome torturous inexpressible sober malevolent preternatural insupportable satanic demoniac mortal immoderate trying undesirable grotty supernatural uncanny unendurable tormenting troublous animal vexing opprobrious lethal unfair inconceivable concerning humourless humorless stark prurient anguished testing frustrating preposterous exorbitant sedate steep heartless low-down unwarranted unholy saddening sanguine catastrophal low ill-fated moving intense OTT unnatural hurtful sanguinary hapless injurious dispirited deathly drab ill-starred yukky disappointing mortifying mirthless unlovely poignant butcherly truculent cold over the top spookish sour drear revulsive unmerciful sullen inhumane lugubrious dingy irrational Kafkaesque bloodthirsty dislikeable dislikable nightmarey phantasmagorical unreal dicey untold brackish catty beast great undescribable demonic risky precarious hazardous discommoding dodgy unstable blood-and-guts blood-and-thunder outcast Mephistophelian demoniacal deleterious lewd wrong aberrant impoverished oppressed unbelievable onerous unimaginable degrading poverty-stricken tough pressured demanding weighty unseemly scurvy diabolic annihilative sleazy cursed ineffable disreputable gruelling arduous tiring malignant irredeemable crashing invidious backbiting ignominious untrue maligning indecent vilifying traducing detractive gossiping detracting nagging beyond words undefinable blood-stained blue pesky highly improper disconsolate joyless rueful comfortless demonian demonical Luciferian consequential profound peracute indescribably bad indescribably wicked beyond description indescribably evil crummy red hot fugly misproportioned reptilian misshapen freaky unsatisfactory mephitical irritable aggravating troubled austere unamusing distressed unrelenting oppressive dejecting dolorous dolesome sensational sore frenetic maniacal unhallowed crazed mad possessed piggish gluttonous swinish unclean degraded feral boorish ferine carnal coarse pernicious blighting earth-shattering messy phantom afflicting uncool awkward huckery grueling too horrible for words graphic exaggerated detrimental tenebrous faint mortuary haggard wraithlike anaemic dim deathlike corpselike anemic weak depressed spectral melodramatic explicit shadowy gray grey murky ravaging shady extraterrestrial haunted mysterious other-worldly pensive heart-wrenching tear-jerking lachrymose derisible plangent like the back end of a bus as ugly as sin unhealthy alien bizarre a stinker of a a bummer of a trashy sensationalist overdramatized colourful unrestrained rubbishy untoward unsuccessful nail-biting heart-breaking extremely bad nerve-wracking death-obsessed eery abortive tasteless ribald cheap salacious kitschy pulp inordinate stirring despondent dejected doomed luckless ill-boding suggestive dirty filthy not of this world phantasmal phantasmic shock-horror tacky vivid juicy undue inappropriate hyperphysical heavenly ethereal yellow full-frontal cold-blooded unsympathetic off-color purple racy fiery raunchy salty deep colorful rough distinct garish maddening impossible exasperating unfeeling hard-hearted remorseless overextravagant unnecessary insane plethoric towering baroque lavish fancy disproportionate needless overmuch overdue overweening stiff O.T.T. extortionate hard-boiled scurrilous too great shaming disgracing ignoble debauching notorious depraving debasing contumelious corrupt degenerate uncalled for stone-hearted unforgiving unpitying thick-skinned hard-nosed obdurate compassionless desensitized indurate soulless unkindly affectless slash-and-burn inconsiderate take-no-prisoners ironhearted uncharitable uncaring case-hardened pachydermatous insensitive insensate stonyhearted stoney stony unsparing dastardly ridiculous unconscionable sneaky conscienceless knavish too much unjust over-the-top unthinkable illogical uncompassionate with a heart of stone desensitised cold-hearted

Adjective

Capable of producing great physical force
strong tough burly muscular big brawny formidable rugged beefy mighty athletic great sinewy stalwart stout strapping hearty redoubtable substantial manful manly full-blooded heavyweight buff hefty Herculean hunky husky jacked lusty meaty powerfully built ripped shredded well built obdurate sturdy robust vigorous powerful hardy well-built solid muscly hulking thickset thewy firm stark able-bodied potent mesomorphic healthy bulky broad-shouldered forceful stocky sound hard heavy durable fit rich well muscled toughened hardened masculine inured full cast-iron concentrated hard-bitten full-bodied heavy-duty virile plush heady sturdily built energetic herculean hunk manlike male powerhouse staunch hale and hearty stable macho red-blooded mannish iron active resilient two-fisted hale muscle-bound solidly built tenacious hard-wearing well-developed chunky beefcake bruising hulky in good shape in good health butch well knit pumped up as strong as an ox heavily built influential all-male important sporty man-size man-sized significant flourishing physical thick well-knit dumpy resistant stubby indomitable agile nimble lithe puissant fighting fit squat stiff seasoned secure wiry enduring capable able jock stud tiger muscled heavyset in fine fettle strongly made well-made in good condition stumpy in rude health squatty built cobby tall nuggety fit as a fiddle pyknic he-man hard as nails built to last bull-necked as strong as a horse as strong as a lion long-lasting toned finely honed invincible portly gorillalike fleshy well made spunky green vital lean supple enthusiastic stouthearted decisive strong-arm strenuous unflagging acclimatised acclimatized well fresh indefatigable upright bullish musclebound ropy stringy swole imposing physically fit lion-hearted colt audacious jockstrap stately confident self-reliant noble dignified undaunted sound in body and limb lumbering towering huge gargantuan massive gigantic upstanding fast trim aerobicized colossal mammoth ultramasculine leading doughty dominant bombproof in trim well-proportioned in good trim short rigid inflexible authoritative prestigious controlling predominant bursting with health in tip-top condition fubsy unbreakable leathery wieldy omnipotent steamroller boss strengthy almighty brick-wall as fit as a fiddle as fit as a flea indestructible weighty scrub thick-bodied plump chubby rotund cohesive dense steeled molded conditioned tight moulded withstanding hulk ox bold brave strong as ox made to last forcible gallant resolute tough as nails unfeminine well set-up stout-hearted fixed steady reinforced unyielding ape adult stallion honourable boyish courageous hairy caveman generative honorable Amazonian unladylike swashbuckling squabby well-founded stodgy chauvinist aggressively masculine viragoish viraginous in fine feather tomboyish mannified masc unwomanly hoydenish all man big-boned

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Unable to be stopped
unstoppable invincible unconquerable unbeatable invulnerable indomitable impregnable insurmountable insuperable bulletproof overwhelming irresistible inescapable inevitable inexorable persevering persistent persisting relentless unrelenting unassailable undefeatable secure impassable unshakeable unyielding strong unsurpassable indestructible safe inviolable unattackable untouchable impenetrable impossible irrepressible hopeless unflinching indefatigable unbending supreme firm challenging unshakable powerful enduring insusceptible stout indefeasible undefeated intractable innate inexpugnable unattainable resistant insensitive impervious immune immovable solid well fortified well defended fortified above criticism proof against safe and sound matchless unsurpassed peerless no-win inaccessible unmasterable ineluctable unmatched excellent outstanding forget it no way unsurmountable unexcelled not a prayer dauntless staunch resolute steadfast not beatable stalwart intransigent set lionhearted brave determined plucky fearless intrepid inflexible adamant heroic valiant untameable tough willful stubborn ruthless gritty obstinate dogged doughty mettlesome steely courageous spirited pertinacious strong-willed strong-minded stout-hearted tenacious unwavering bold unfaltering gutsy undaunted vigorous spunky gallant single-minded unswerving obdurate daring uncompromising unflagging manful valorous resolved rock-ribbed dedicated stouthearted gutty game unafraid purposeful audacious unhesitating fixed untiring greathearted undauntable headstrong implacable ballsy recalcitrant feisty constant earnest committed heroical refractory lion-hearted forceful venturous wilful have-a-go unmanageable perverse steady intent unshrinking indurate hardy driven nervy insistent froward enthusiastic stiff confident contrary high-spirited defiant contumacious adventurous strenuous balky pigheaded bolshie decided self-willed ungovernable unruly stiff-necked bloody-minded dyed-in-the-wool iron-willed uncontrollable purposive hard-nosed devoted ardent wild uncooperative bulldog rigid undisciplined serious mulish unshaken restive difficult true cantankerous opinionated full of determination tireless hardheaded dashing unfearful bull-headed unbendable perseverant obstreperous patient unremitting fractious stroppy set in one's ways awkward dead set on wayward industrious unmalleable deliberate unadaptable hard-line avid zealous energetic unchanging noble keen disobedient indocile insubordinate dynamic daredevil manly faithful undismayed venturesome ossified loyal cussed adamantine untoward inconvincible hardened undeviating death-or-glory resilient hard bullheaded incompliant active intense unaccommodating strict iron pat self-opinionated four-square impavid fire-eating uncompliant unswervable passionate assiduous bent diligent settled unwearied set on bent on true-blue Herculean inexhaustible insuppressible unrestrainable unpersuadable rebellious ornery weariless fanatical undeterred chivalrous reliable frightless assertive unblenching unabashed rebel recusant diehard fierce sure trusty cross-grained spartan brassy temerarious bound eager incontrollable compulsive remorseless immutable herolike decisive pushy hell-bent ironclad assured unreasonable stubborn as a mule unswayable independent grim meaning business dogmatic opinionative pig-headed locked in contrarious as game as Ned Kelly go-ahead standing one's ground undisciplinable bound and determined argumentative bent upon self-assertive wrong-headed unsubduable immortal bravehearted uncontainable sporting direct self-disciplined firmly-based unkillable undiscouraged adventuresome dependable fervent devout redoubtable aweless straight fiery incessant unalarmed honourable macho great-spirited rigorous hidebound stringent stanch hardboiled buckled down cool blinkered unfearing orped lively brisk inalterable unalterable stable sturdy hard-working holy sacred hallowed sacrosanct unchangeable brassbound unvacillating unmoved unbreakable heady fervid impassioned sworn tried-and-true responsible pious tried inveterate gung ho peppery gingery cocky icy sassy high-powered definite unfailing unceasing set in your ways hard and fast stern not put off not discouraged ambitious convinced reactionary traditionalist conservative urbane hairy honorable quixotic suave dignified mettled frisky sprightly out unwilling mutinous well-defended aggressive motivated with one's feet dug in with one's toes dug in deaf to reason superhuman disorderly steamroller powerhouse perky continuing plugging jumping go-go grind unstinted fireball continued hyper plodding obstinately disobedient firm in spirit perceptive vehement two-fisted sagacious keen as mustard animated tough-minded resourceful self-confident certain take charge mean ultra-conservative hard-core unprogressive deep-dyed tried and true hanging tough tried and tested intent on do-or-die determined to committed to the idea of tall in the saddle hell-bent on on one's mettle insistent on hell-bent upon hell bent on intent upon grand extravagant classic exaggerated epic renitent pervicacious inspired hungry enterprising consumed compelled obsessed turbulent violent delinquent incorrigible non-compliant elevated high-flown inflated grandiose good possessed thirsty desirous obsessive striving noncompliant resisting insubmissive radical opposing withstanding out of control champion mythological incurable long-standing eager beaver galvanized monomaniacal impelled like a loose cannon excited insurgent beside oneself badly-behaved freaked abandoned lawless fixated aspiring militant obsessional induced hopeful stand tall impulsive besetting pushed steered galvanised guided unwearying entrenched blimpish bigger than life go-getting self-starting hard-driving never-tiring insoluble thorny unpliable locked problematic knotty self-driven urged on goal-oriented dead set sedulous unsinkable painstaking fogyish stick-in-the-mud conformist tough nut hang tough imprudent forward chin-up foolhardy fortitudinous nose to grindstone stop at nothing demanding grumbly disobliging overbearing importunate pitiless irritable trying boorish finical tiresome vexed unpredictable testy hard to handle invidious choosy fiendish captious snappy sensitive ill-natured hard to please temperamental crotchety uppity touchy troublesome uptight chippy quarrelsome unamenable disputative sour oafish discontented tyrannical hypercritical picky prickly dissatisfied rude querulous bearish crabby thrawn huffy negative delicate oppressive hard to satisfy irritating fussy overcritical impolite disputatious irascible obstructive perfectionist particular fastidious over-particular finicky dictatorial critical ungracious unflappable wholehearted unmovable

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Present as the strongest or main element
predominant chief principal leading main primary prime paramount central overriding prevailing capital cardinal foremost key preponderant supreme controlling dominant important ruling sovereign uppermost arch big first grand great greatest highest master overbearing overmastering preeminent premier primal prior prominent sovran superior top-priority top-tier ascendant notable number-one prevalent absolute all-powerful almighty arbitrary authoritative biggest directing dominating effective efficacious governing imperious influential largest major mighty number one numero uno official of greatest importance omnipotent potent predominate reigning superlative supervisory surpassing transcendent weighty holding the reins greater larger significant extensive pre-eminent predominating in control prepotent prepollent powerful in the ascendancy top outstanding commanding head vital essential lead ultimate pivotal crucial fundamental best supereminent basic presiding core focal eminent regnant 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Requiring, or involving, great mental or physical effort
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dictatorial unfair racking murder dour repressive extravagant agitating dangerous wicked lofty insufferable tyrannous worksome unjust almighty energetic problematical ticklish perilous chancy concerning dodgy iffy dark precarious bad nasty backbreaker uncompromising very difficult wretched immense jarring busy unfriendly dubious hostile suspect questionable prohibitive unendurable ironhanded ramrod large-scale ferocious high-pressure troubling hard-hearted hard-nosed anxiety-ridden huge stretching exorbitant a nuisance physical fiendishly difficult tremendously difficult very challenging massive dreadful an imposition overburdening carking protracted lengthy hardworking withering searching mammoth prodigious thoroughgoing strained dogged timewasting inefficient long nagging drastic aggravating major Spartan shocking heroic courageous careful hypercritical thorough precise nit-picking pestilent exerting large order heavy sledding complex complicated profound confused concentrated 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Not controllable
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