Let noble Warwick, Cobham, and the rest, . . .Shak.
With powerful policy strengthen themselves.
Charge Joshua, and encourage him, and strengthen him.Deut. iii. 28.
Syn. -- To invigorate; confirm; establish; fortify; animate; encourage.
The young disease, that must subdue at length,Pope.
Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength.