verb (used with object), for·ti·fied, for·ti·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), for·ti·fied, for·ti·fy·ing.
Origin of fortify
Examples from the Web for well-fortified
They were the first to throw Molotov coctails and stones at police and to mount real and well-fortified barricades.Can Ukraine Control Its Far Right Ultranationalists?|Oleg Shynkarenko|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It sent chunks of concrete and other debris flying into the street outside the well-fortified compound.U.S. Embassy Blast in Turkey ‘Act of Terror,’ Possibly Linked to Syria|Mike Giglio, Dan Ephron|February 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Wherefore keepest thou here thine army whilst thine enemy doth hide himself in a well-fortified place?
We know nothing of his rocky, well-fortified country, which lies behind that which we have already attacked.
Chapultepec was a strong, well-fortified and well-armed fort.General Scott|General Marcus J. Wright
It is a well-fortified city, built on the water's edge, but surrounding it is high land commanding the surrounding country.
It is a strong, well-fortified city, part of it built on a rising ground.The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)|John Evelyn