Fortify and Prepare


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Fortify verb – To prepare (oneself) mentally or emotionally.
Prepare is a synonym for fortify in brace topic. In some cases you can use "Prepare" instead a verb "Fortify", when it comes to topics like add to.
Nearby Words: fortified, fortification, fortifying
Synonyms for Fortify


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Prepare verb – To make ready in advance.
Usage example: we prepared the classroom for the important visitors by getting rid of some unsightly clutter

Fortify is a synonym for prepare in brace topic. Sometimes you can use "Fortify" instead a verb "Prepare", if it concerns topics such as make or get ready.
Nearby Words: prepared, preparation, prep, preparing, preparedness
Synonyms for Prepare

Common collocations

attack fortify attack prepare attack
place fortify place prepare place
house fortify house prepare house
troops fortify troops prepare troops
Other nouns: city, forces, defenses, worlds.

Both words in one sentence

  • Hollywood Tactics This is because his only move is to fortify the Hoover Dam with troops to prepare for an impending Legion attack and nothing else.
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