Reinforce vs. Reenforce

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  • Reinforce (verb)

    To strengthen, especially by addition or augmentation.

    “He reinforced the handle with a metal rod and a bit of tape.”

  • Reenforce (verb)

    alternative spelling of re-enforce

  • Reinforce (verb)

    strengthen or support (an object or substance), especially with additional material

    “the helmet has been reinforced with a double layer of cork”

  • Reinforce (verb)

    strengthen (an existing feeling, idea, or habit)

    “the next few months reinforced my opinion of Vince as a man of his word”

  • Reinforce (verb)

    strengthen (a military force) with additional personnel or equipment

    “paratroopers were sent to reinforce the troops already in the area”

Oxford Dictionary

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