Part of speech:
To strengthen (wine, etc.) by adding alcohol
To support the spirits, vitality, or resolution of; encourage:
To back a cause, party etc. mentally or with concrete aid.
Any of various hard, strong, flexible alloys of iron and carbon. Often, other metals are added to give steel a particular property, such as chromium and nickel to make it stainless. Steel is widely used in many kinds of tools and as a structural material in building.
To give stability to (an airplane, ship, etc.) with a stabilizer
To bring vitality, vigor, etc. back to after a decline
To strengthen by adding extra support or material.
To support by placing something beneath or against; shore up.
Any of the bundles of fibers made up of neurons that carry sensory and motor information throughout the body in the form of electrical impulses. Afferent nerves carry information to the central nervous system, and efferent nerves carry information from the central nervous system to the muscles, organs, and glands. Efferent nerves include the nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which control voluntary motor activity and of the autonomic nervous system, which controls involuntary motor activity.
To give life or energy to.
Intensify is defined as to make something much stronger or more intense.
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To be of use or provide relief:
To carry forward; to advance; to increase; to augment; to aggravate; to intensify; to render more conspicuous; -- used of things, good or bad; as, to heighten beauty; to heighten a flavor or a tint.
To enable to withstand physical or mental hardship:
To give energy to; activate; invigorate
Endure is defined as to put up with or to undergo.
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To support or establish the certainty or validity of; verify:
To equip or support with braces
To prop up as with a bolster; support, strengthen, or reinforce
(Law) To place under legal obligation to serve.
Back is defined as to support or to move in a backward motion.
To give by way of increased possession (to any one); to bestow (on).
To get back (something lost or stolen)
To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
To grow gradually larger, more numerous, etc.; increase in strength, intensity, volume, etc.
To go back in time or upward in genealogical succession.
Rise is defined as to wake up, stand up, go to a higher place or increase in amount.
To climb up onto something; esp., to get on the back of a horse, on a bicycle, etc. for riding
To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
Uphold is defined as to support or defend, or to keep from sinking.
To substantiate is to prove a claim to be true or back up a claim with evidence.
To make or become sharp or sharper.
To bring back to action; revive
To make or become stiff or stiffer.
To make feel or seem young again; bring back to youthful strength, appearance, etc.
To bring to the proper texture, consistency, hardness, etc. by mixing with something or treating in some way
To establish is defined as to start, create or bring about something.
To cheer up; encourage
(Comput.) To generate a fresh display of or on
To give or bring back (that which has been lost or taken); to bring back to the owner; to replace.
To animate anew; to restore to animation or life; to infuse new life, vigor, spirit, or courage into; to revive; to reinvigorate; as, to reanimate a drowned person; to reanimate disheartened troops; to reanimate languid spirits.
To increase temporarily the activity of something such as a body organ or system.
To cover or furnish with a plate, or with whatever will add strength, force, security, or efficiency.
Empower is defined as to enable or give authority to someone.
To increase in number, amount, extent, or degree; specif., to increase by procreation
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
(Economics) To make money harder to borrow or obtain.
Ready is defined as to prepare or make available.
To fasten or secure (clothing, for example) with a belt or band.
To drain of sap
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To deprive of courage or enthusiasm; discourage; depress; daunt
To dissuade is defined as to try to talk someone out of something or to convince someone not to do or believe something.
To injure, weaken, or impair, esp. by subtle, stealthy, or insidious means
Cripple is defined as to disable or make unable to function properly.
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