- v.加固( reinforce的过去式和过去分词 ); 使更结实; 加强; 充实;
It must have reinforced my determination to blend into my surroundings.
If fighting worsens, the troops might be reinforced, or ingloriously withdrawn.
The prison was made of reinforced concrete.
Its windows were of reinforced glass.
The body is made of mineral-reinforced thermo-plastic.
They reinforced a coat by sewing pieces of leather on the elbows.
The civil war reinforced the centrifugal tendencies at work within the economy.
The terminal was constructed of reinforced concrete.
His cheeky chappy image is reinforced by the spiky hair and the wide grin.
His competence as an economist had been reinforced by his successful fight against inflation.
Troops and police have been reinforced in the southern Pakistan city of Hyderabad.
The spectacle of Xerxes's defeat tremendously reinforced the traditional conviction that pride goes before a fall.
泽克西斯战败的景象极其使人信服“骄兵必败 ” 这句源远流长的老话.
Third, the dynamics of setting deadlines for eliminating pollution have been reinforced.
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After comparison, prefabricated piles of reinforced concrete are chosen.
This sense of privilege tends to be reinforced by the outside world.
The closeness this system cultivates is reinforced by the institution of "advisory" classes Teachers meet with students in groups of 25, five mornings a week, for open-ended discussions of everything from homework problems to bad Saturday-night dates.
I've experienced roommate conflicts between interracial students that have both broken down stereotypes and reinforced stereotypes," said one Penn resident advisor (RA).
That conclusion was reinforced by another finding: that their opposition appeared to soften when that fiscal burden decreased, as occurred with welfare reform in the 1990s, which curbed immigrants' access to certain benefits.
1. given added strength or support;
"reinforced concrete contains steel bars or metal netting"
2. (used of soaps or cleaning agents) having a substance (an abrasive or filler) added to increase effectiveness;
"the built liquid detergents"