Fortify and Support


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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

Support is a synonym for fortify in brace topic. In some cases you can use "Support" instead a verb "Fortify", when it comes to topics like strengthen, protect, add to.
Nearby Words: fortified, fortification, fortifying
Synonyms for Fortify


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Support verb – To promote the interests or cause of.
Fortify is a synonym for support in provide for topic. You can use "Fortify" instead a verb "Support", if it concerns topics such as strengthen, give moral support to.
Nearby Words: supported, supporter, supporting, supportive, supportable
Synonyms for Support

Common collocations

life fortify life support life
attacks fortify attacks support attacks
forces fortify forces support forces
skills fortify skills support skills
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