Definition of "strengthening" []

  • The reinforcing (of something) (noun)
  • The consolidation (of something) (noun)
  • Intended or helping to improve and make something stronger (adjective)
  • Becoming more valuable or more productive (adjective)
  • (of winds) becoming stronger (adjective)
  • Present participle of strengthen. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • That to strengthen. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "strengthening" in a sentence
  • "+re-toning+, +strengthening+ and +re-vitalizing+ the Sexual Nerves, and strengthening the +erectile+ and +ejaculatory+ muscles."
  • "Whether it was the venison, which we call a strengthening victual, or whether it was the Exmoor mutton, or the keen soft air of the moorlands, anyhow the Doones increased much faster than their honesty."
  • "He went on to stress the law's tax credits for small businesses, the fact that children can now stay on their parents' plans up to age 26, and what he called a strengthening of Medicare and a lowering of prescription drug costs."