Definition of Strengthen in English :

Define Strengthen in English

Strengthen meaning in English

Meaning of Strengthen in English

Pronunciation of Strengthen in English

Strengthen pronunciation in English

Pronounce Strengthen in English


see synonyms of strengthen

1. beef up, fortify, strengthen

make strong or stronger

Example Sentences:
'This exercise will strengthen your upper body'
'strengthen the relations between the two countries'

2. strengthen

gain strength

Example Sentences:
'His body strengthened'

3. strengthen, tone, tone up

give a healthy elasticity to

Example Sentences:
'Let's tone our muscles'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


see synonyms of strengthen
to make or become stronger

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see synonyms of strengthen
verb transitive, verb intransitive
to increase in strength; make or become stronger

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see synonyms of strengthen
v. strength·ened, strength·en·ing, strength·ens
To make strong or increase the strength of.
To become strong or stronger.

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