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fortify

 
Verb fortify has 5 senses
  1. strengthen, beef up, fortify - make strong or stronger; "This exercise will strengthen your upper body"; "strenghten the relations between the two countries"
    --1 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived forms: noun fortification2, noun fortification3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. fortify, fort - enclose by or as if by a fortification
    --2 is one way to enclose, inclose, shut in
    Derived forms: noun fortification1, noun fort1, noun fort2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. arm, build up, fortify, gird - 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"
    Derived forms: noun fortification2, noun fort1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  4. fortify - add nutrients to; "fortified milk"
    --4 is one way to
    add
    Derived form: noun fortification3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  5. spike, lace, fortify - add alcohol beverages
    --5 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun fortification3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
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