beef up

Definitions of beef up
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v make strong or stronger

Synonyms:
fortify, strengthen
Antonyms:
weaken
lessen the strength of
Types:
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vitalise, vitalize
make more lively or vigorous
ruggedise, ruggedize
produce in a version designed to withstand rough usage
substantiate
solidify, firm, or strengthen
restrengthen
make strong again
brace up, undergird
make secure underneath
confirm
make more firm
reenforce, reinforce
make stronger
buttress
make stronger or defensible
brace, stabilise, stabilize, steady
support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace
batten
secure with battens
batten, batten down, secure
furnish with battens
buttress
reinforce with a buttress
line
reinforce with fabric
bolster, bolster up
support and strengthen
ballast
make steady with a ballast
guy
steady or support with a guy wire or cable
mine
lay mines
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

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