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English definition of “strengthen sb's hand”

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strengthen sb's hand

to give someone more power: The police want tougher laws to strengthen their hand against drug traffickers.
Translations of “strengthen sb's hand”
in Chinese (Traditional) 加強(某人)的權力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 加强(某人)的权力…
(Definition of strengthen sb's hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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