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adjective as in backed

Strong matches

Weak match

adjective as in mounted

Strong match

Weak matches

adjective as in reinforced

adjective as in rested

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Example Sentences

This would strengthen winds over India that carry dark dust, smoke and soot northward onto the high Tibetan Plateau.

The tension between restaurants and food-delivery services, meanwhile, has only strengthened as small businesses hanging by a string feel the weight of merchant fees more than before.

From Fortune

However, showing brain data would strengthen the case for any possible policies regarding nature therapy, she offered.

They were four seats away from taking control, but instead, Republicans gained six state legislative seats there, strengthening their majority.

Liang Tao, vice chairman of China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission, said on Wednesday that the country will also strengthen its anti-monopoly examinations of the fintech sector.

From Fortune

“The institution of marraige [sic] is under attack in our society and it needs to be strengthened,” Bush wrote.

The two strengthened ties over the years and now Krauss considers Epstein a “close” and “considerate” friend.

In 2014, new or strengthened RFRAs were proposed in eight states.

Increased access to affordable birth control has strengthened the economic security of communities.

But some of the Kurds maintain a disconcerting confidence—one now strengthened by the U.S. airstrikes.

Wood was stacked, awkward trees and boulders removed, hammocks slung, and tents strengthened.

Virginia tobacco has acquired a reputation which has gradually strengthened for more than two hundred and fifty years.

He said nothing, and his absolute silence following upon his violent singing strengthened the grip of his strangeness upon her.

Then they felt strengthened in prayer, and smiling affectionately at each other, would depart to their homes, greatly comforted.

This decision greatly strengthened the theory of judicial review of national legislation.


On this page you'll find 137 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to strengthened, such as: reinforced, stiffened, and built-up.

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