Meaning of REINFORCEMENT in English

REINFORCEMENT

n. 1 buttress, support, prop, brace, stay, bolster This iron reinforcement ought to be strong enough to secure the wall 2 strengthening, buttressing, bolstering, shoring (up), augmentation, bracing This shelf is wobbly and in need of reinforcement 3 reinforcements. reserves, auxiliaries, men, soldiers, forces, personnel We cannot hold out till reinforcements arrive

Oxford thesaurus English vocab.      Английский словарь Оксфорд тезаурус.