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beefed-up

[beeft-uhp]
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adjective
  1. strengthened or reinforced.
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Origin of beefed-up

First recorded in 1940–45
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  • They believe,” said Baird, “that they can handle the Niccola with their beefed-up tractor beams.

    The Aliens

    Murray Leinster