verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of strengthen
Examples from the Web for strengthen
“Liberia is still working very hard to strengthen their health-care system,” says McDaniel.
Fans of the drink believe that it can boost qi, improve circulation, cure arthritis, and strengthen the body in general.
They have long since been touted as medicinal fungi, boasting the ability to strengthen the immune system and lower cholesterol.Mushrooms Are Magic for Women Trying to Lose Weight|Liza Gates|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We are all they have, and if we give up hope, we will only strengthen the monsters that did this.
The guy has done it all for the last several years and this will only strengthen relations between South Korea and Washington.Obama Confidant To Be Next Ambassador To South Korea|Josh Rogin|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Asparagus is said to strengthen and develop the artistic faculties.Food Remedies|Florence Daniel
The organization had been of mushroom growth and they now had to strengthen it.
It is by God's mercy that such gleams of hope are sent to strengthen us in our trials.
It went, of course, from stem to stern, and the thickly tarred folds nailed over the bows served somewhat to strengthen them.Will Weatherhelm|W.H.G. Kingston
Orders were sent out, however, for renewed efforts to strengthen the position.From Manassas to Appomattox|James Longstreet