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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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