What is another word for reinforcing?

Pronunciation: [ɹˌiːɪnfˈɔːsɪŋ] (IPA)

Reinforcing is a word used to describe the action of strengthening or supporting something. There are numerous synonyms for reinforcing that can be used interchangeably in different contexts. Some common synonyms for reinforcing include bolstering, fortifying, consolidating, enhancing, backing, amplifying, and strengthening. All these words convey the idea of making something stronger or more secure and are commonly used in various fields. In construction or engineering, reinforcing can refer to the use of materials such as steel bars to make structures stronger. In psychology or learning, reinforcing can refer to a repetitive action that helps reinforce positive behavior.

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Usage examples for Reinforcing

This abandonment by the enemy of their projected voyage to Manila concurred with the critical position of the army before Santiago to postpone the project of reinforcing Dewey, who no longer needed battleships so far as his immediate operations were concerned.
"Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles"
Alfred T. Mahan
The determining factor in this proposed movement of the battle fleet as a whole was the necessity, or at least the advantage, of reinforcing Dewey, and of placing two battleships in the Pacific.
"Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles"
Alfred T. Mahan
Fremont made quite a show of reinforcing Cairo, sending a most imposing fleet of steamboats to carry the 4,000 troops sent thither.
"The Struggle for Missouri"
John McElroy

Famous quotes with Reinforcing

  • Strengthening our identity is one way of reinforcing people's confidence and sense of citizenship and well-being.
    David Blunkett
  • General Pickett, finding the battle broken while the enemy was still reinforcing, called the troops off.
    James Longstreet
  • At the same time, I think books create a sort of network in the reader's mind, with one book reinforcing another. Some books form relationships. Other books stand in opposition. No two writers or readers have the same pattern of interaction.
    Margaret Mahy
  • Therefore reinforcing a stereotype, therefore thinking that the entire Indian culture is just made of people that are against their children's decisions.
    Parminder Nagra
  • The thing is, continuity of strategic direction and continuous improvement in how you do things are absolutely consistent with each other. In fact, they're mutually reinforcing.
    Michael Porter

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