Embolden and Fortify


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Embolden verb – To fill with courage or strength of purpose.
Usage example: his poor showing in his first swim meet just emboldened him to train even harder

Fortify is a synonym for embolden in give courage topic. In some cases you can use "Fortify" instead a verb "Embolden".
Nearby Word: emboldening
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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

Embolden is a synonym for fortify in encourage topic. You can use "Embolden" instead a verb "Fortify", if it concerns topics such as sustain, galvanize.
Nearby Words: fortified, fortification, fortifying
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Fortify and Embolden. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/embolden/fortify
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