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fortify

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1 to prepare (oneself) mentally or emotionally
  • Kelly fortified herself for the basketball tournament with a series of confidence-boosting exercises.
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2 to increase the ability of (as a muscle) to exert physical force
  • He downed another granola bar to fortify himself for the rest of the bike ride.
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3 to make able to withstand physical hardship, strain, or exposure
  • Bought lots of warm clothing to fortify ourselves against the cold.
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