Definition of strengthen


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • strengthen is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 14 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • strengthen is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 16 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of strengthen

  • give a healthy elasticity to (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. tone
    2. tone up

  • make strong or stronger (verb)

    Examples

    1. This exercise will strengthen your upper body
    2. strengthen the relations between the two countries

    Synonyms

    1. beef up
    2. fortify

  • gain strength (verb)

    Examples

    1. His body strengthened

See definition of strengthen in Merriam Webster