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beefed-up

[beeft-uhp] /ˈbiftˈʌp/
adjective
1.
strengthened or reinforced.
Origin of beefed-up
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • But the laws are weighted against the writer in the European Union with its beefed-up privacy laws.

    My Banned Book Charles Laurence February 15, 2010
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  • They believe,” said Baird, “that they can handle the Niccola with their beefed-up tractor beams.

    The Aliens Murray Leinster

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