make strong or stronger;
"This exercise will strengthen your upper body"
"strenghten the relations between the two countries"
enclose by or as if by a fortification
prepare oneself for a military confrontation;
"The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"
"troops are building up on the Iraqui border"
add nutrients to;
add alcohol beverages
tungsten is used to fortify steel for cars.
i served them cocoa and toast with jam to fortify against the chill outside.
the bridegroom took a brandy to fortify himself for the ceremony.
they will be laying on liquid refreshment to fortify brides-to-be for the shopping extravaganza ahead.
the soldiers gathered the refugees together with promises of meat to fortify themselves for a promised return to rwanda.
kitchens run by the ncp provided food and drink to fortify waverers in temperatures reaching 40 degrees centigrade.
there needs to be political debate about whether regulators should target asset price inflation by varying capital requirements, or simply fortify the banks against crashes.
the sentence, a row of stones that might fortify my paragraph.
prodi noted that italy expects to work with china to fortify the traditional bilateral friendship and push forward the mutually beneficial cooperation in various fields.
so be sure to fortify your friendships with time devoted exclusively to each person.
in the centre of the capital and the neighbouring towns the buildings are too often made of weak concrete, cut with sand and lacking the steel rods that would fortify them against shocks.
and he sent messengers unto abimelech privily, saying, behold, gaal the son of ebed and his brethren be come to shechem; and, behold, they fortify the city against thee.
would i be willing to call on them to fortify their morale?
it uses the cells to fortify and rebuild damaged heart muscles and blood vessels in an attempt to prevent further attacks.
secretary rice praised mr. lee「s inaugural-speech pledge to fortify the south korea-u.s. alliance, and said the relationship between the two countries will remain strong.
opponents of open borders were derided as those who would arrest parents and children on their way to the ice cream shop, and who would enlist alligators and moats to fortify the rio grande.
this country will fortify the coastal areas.
nothing more can be added to the second case than to encourage such princes to fortify and provision their own cities, and not to concern themselves with the surrounding countryside.
chefs are on hand throughout the day to cook up european and middle eastern dishes to fortify passengers before takeoff.
it also produces other vitamins, carotenoids and minerals to fortify staple foods.
it has also been used to fortify the fungicidal action of creosote.
worship helps you focus on god; fellowship helps you face life」s problems; discipleship helps fortify your faith; ministry helps find your talents; evangelism helps fulfill your mission.
it also recommends using multiple micronutrient powders to fortify foods for children aged between 6 and 23 months.
and this leads me to the final pillar that must fortify our future: a global economy that advances opportunity for all people.
traditional chinese medicine held that so-called 「fragrant meat」 from dogs could fortify one「s health.
it also helped fortify our market position online.
france has the forces and the contacts (in africa, for instance) to fortify the western alliance.
in those first days, we didn’t fortify the place; no razor wire or blast walls, no watchtowers or machine guns mounted on the roof.
euro-zone countries might be tempted to let greece default, force non-bank investors to take a hit, and use the funds earmarked to rescue greece to fortify their banks instead.
they decided to fortify the coastal areas.
though babylon should mount up to heaven, and though she should fortify the height of her strength, yet from me shall spoilers come unto her, saith the lord.
the aseismatic fortify that strengthens crucial point branch and lifeline establishment works.
they now fortify baby formula with [dha], but when you」re pregnant, it「s crucial that you get it, because it」s so important for the development of these three systems.
having studied meticulously the mistakes of their predecessors, they take care to avoid repeating them—and make the opposite ones. they fortify maginot lines.
it has the money to fortify its banks against the default of greece—and portugal and ireland, if need be.
a good breakfast will fortify you for the day's work.