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Synonyms for fortify
ˈfɔr təˌfaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strengthen, beef up, fortify(verb)

    make strong or stronger

    "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strengthen the relations between the two countries"

    Synonyms:
    tone, tone up, gird, build up, fort, spike, arm, beef up, lace, strengthen

  2. fortify, fort(verb)

    enclose by or as if by a fortification

    Synonyms:
    fort up, gird, build up, fort, spike, arm, beef up, lace, strengthen

  3. arm, build up, fortify, gird(verb)

    prepare oneself for a military confrontation

    "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"; "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"

    Synonyms:
    progress, lace, develop, encircle, girdle, build up, fort, build, ramp up, beef up, spike, arm, work up, strengthen, gird

  4. fortify(verb)

    add nutrients to

    "fortified milk"

    Synonyms:
    gird, build up, fort, spike, arm, beef up, lace, strengthen

  5. spike, lace, fortify(verb)

    add alcohol to (beverages)

    "the punch is spiked!"

    Synonyms:
    interlace, entwine, fort, enlace, impale, arm, strengthen, spike, lace, transfix, build up, braid, lace up, twine, gird, spike out, beef up, plait, intertwine, empale

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fortify

    Synonyms:
    strengthen, confirm, corroborate, garrison, brace, intrench

    Antonyms:
    weaken, invalidate, dismantle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fortify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    protect by fortifications

  2. fortify(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    strengthen, confirm, brace, add strength to

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    strengthen

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