|part of speech:
||fortifies, fortifying, fortified
||to give more strength, resistance, or energy to; reinforce.
The carpenter fortified the walls of the old barn.The warm drink fortified me.
- brace, enrich, harden, reinforce, strengthen
- similar words:
- amplify, arm, augment, build up, buttress, revive, steel
||build, defend, enrich
||fortifiable (adj.), fortifyingly (adv.), fortifier (n.)