Meaning of REINFORCEMENT in English


n. 25B6; noun

the reinforcement of our defences : STRENGTHENING, fortification, bolstering, shoring up, buttressing, bracing.

reinforcement of the bomber force : AUGMENTATION, increase, supplementing, boosting, topping up.

they returned later with reinforcements : ADDITIONAL TROOPS, fresh troops, auxiliaries, reserves; support, back-up, help.

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