Fortified - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrtəˌfaɪd|  American pronunciation of the word fortified
Brit.  |ˈfɔːtɪfaɪd|  British pronunciation of the word fortified
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto fortify
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto fortify

adjective

- secured with bastions or fortifications (syn: bastioned)
- having something added to increase the strength

fortified wine

Examples

a city fortified by high walls

Support for his theories has been fortified by the results of these experiments.

A distinct charge is brought against you, fortified by particulars.

The town was heavily fortified.

Her position was fortified by election successes and economic recovery.

We fortified ourselves with a breakfast of bacon and eggs.

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