Brace and Fortify


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Brace verb – To give life, vigor, or spirit to.
Usage example: the pep talk braced the team up for the second half

Fortify is a synonym for brace in support topic. In some cases you can use "Fortify" instead a verb "Brace", when it comes to topics like strengthen, harden, prepared, prepare. popular alternative
Nearby Words: braced, bracing, bracelet, bracer
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Fortify verb – To prepare (oneself) mentally or emotionally.
Usage example: Kelly fortified herself for the basketball tournament with a series of confidence-boosting exercises

Brace is a synonym for fortify in strengthen topic. You can use "Brace" instead a verb "Fortify", if it concerns topics such as encourage, sustain, support, harden. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fortified, fortification, fortifying
Synonyms for Fortify

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walls brace walls fortify walls
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