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Another word for fortify

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Verb
  1. To prepare (oneself) for action

      1. To make strong or increase the strength of.
      2. To become strong or stronger.
      1. A generally hard, strong, durable, malleable alloy of iron and carbon, usually containing between 0.2 and 1.5 percent carbon, often with other constituents such as manganese, chromium, nickel, molybdenum, copper, tungsten, cobalt, or silicon, depending on the desired alloy properties, and widely used as a structural material.
      2. Something, such as a sword, that is made of steel.
      3. A quality suggestive of this alloy, especially a hard, unflinching character.
      1. Prepared or available for service, action, or progress:
      2. Mentally disposed; willing:
      3. Likely or about to do something:
      1. To encircle (a person or the part of the body) with a belt or band.
      2. To fasten or secure (clothing, for example) with a belt or band.
      3. To surround.
      1. To arm or prepare in advance of a conflict.
      1. A device that holds or fastens two or more parts together or in place; a clamp.
      2. A device, such as a supporting beam in a building or a connecting wire or rope, that steadies or holds something else erect.
      3. Suspenders.
  2. To make firmer in a particular conviction or habit

    See also:

    strong

Another word for fortify

Verb
  1. To strengthen against attack

      1. a projecting structure, generally of brick or stone, built against a wall to support or reinforce it
      2. anything like a buttress; support or prop
      3. to support or reinforce with a buttress
      1. To provide with a trench, especially for the purpose of fortifying or defending.
      2. To fix firmly or securely:
      3. To dig or occupy a trench.
      1. A usually improvised structure set up, as across a route of access, to obstruct the passage of an enemy or opponent.
      2. A usually temporary structure set up to restrict or control the movement of people or conveyances:
      3. Something that serves as an obstacle; a barrier:
    See also:

    defend

  2. To strengthen physically or emotionally

  3. To add ingredients to

      1. To raise or lift by pushing up from below.
      2. To increase; raise:
      3. To assist in further development or progress:
      1. Something added to complete a thing, make up for a deficiency, or extend or strengthen the whole.
      2. A section added to a book or document to give further information or to correct errors.
      3. A separate section devoted to a special subject inserted into a periodical, such as a newspaper.
      1. To make rich or richer.
      2. To make fuller, more meaningful, or more rewarding:
      3. To add fertilizer to.
    See also:

    supplement