[ verb ] make strong or stronger
"This exercise will strengthen your upper body" "strengthen the relations between the two countries"
Used in print(Saturday Review...)
`` Confrontation '' should fortify us all , whether in Southeast_Asia or the U._S. .(The Wall Street Journal,...)
Some remained in the Wollman enclosure , fortified with raincoats or with newspapers to cover their heads .(Idwal Jones, "Santa Cruz Run"...)
Its early morning patrons were coachmen , who fortified themselves for the day with_that delicacy .