reinforcement[ ree-in-fawrs-muh nt, -fohrs- ]SEE DEFINITION OF reinforcement
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REINFORCEMENT
It was evident that all hope of reinforcement from France was vain.
I cannot fight the French, in this moderate weather, without a reinforcement.
The arrival of the reinforcement moved the camp to interest.
He got by mere accident, as we say, a reinforcement of Spaniards.
In spite of the arrival of this reinforcement, the situation did not improve.
A reinforcement of 220 seamen for the lakes came by the same route.
This reinforcement was set in place and wrapped with No. 24 ½-in.
The reinforcement was erected inside the forms for both columns and girders.
Figure 279 shows the general arrangement of the reinforcement.
Johnson corrugated bars, old style, are used for reinforcement.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR REINFORCEMENT
- leg up
- shot in the arm