Translation of "fortify" - English-Spanish dictionary

fortify

verb uk /ˈfɔː·tɪ·faɪ/ us /ˈfɔr·t̬əˌfɑɪ/

to build strong walls, towers, etc. around a place to protect it

fortificar
a fortified city/town

to make someone feel stronger physically or mentally

fortalecer
She had a sandwich to fortify herself before going on.

(Translation of “fortify” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

fortify

verb /ˈfoːtifai/ (past tense, past participle fortified)

to prepare (a building, city etc) for an attack by strengthening and arming it

fortificar, fortalecer
The king fortified the castle against the attacking armies.

to strengthen or enrich (eg food, drink)

enriquecer
Sherry is a fortified wine.
fortification /-fi-/ noun

walls etc built to strengthen an army, city, nation etc against attack

fortificación
Fortifications surrounded the city.

the act of fortifying.

fortificación

(Translation of “fortify” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)