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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that strengthens, secures, or reinforces

Usage examples (28)
  • Ne pouvant fortifier la justice, on a justifié la force.
  • Il y a des roches qui le rendroient tr鑣-ais� � d閒endre si on vouloit le fortifier.
  • This fortifier drew kudos for elevating droopy roots to beauty-contestant-like heights in a good way!
  • Human blood was considered an excellent fortifier; weak patients were given blood to drink, while lepers soaked their limbs in tubs of blood. for more
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