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Meaning of "well-fortified" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WELL-FORTIFIED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-FORTIFIED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Fortified is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-FORTIFIED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-fortified in the English dictionary

The definition of well-fortified in the dictionary is having been made defensible. Other definition of well-fortified is having strengthened oneself or been strengthened physically, mentally, or morally.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-FORTIFIED

well-equipped
well-established
well-favoured
well-fed
well-financed
well-finished
well-fitted
well-fixed
well-formed
well-formedness
well-found
well-founded
well-furnished
well-governed
well-groomed
well-grounded
well-guarded
well-handled
well-heeled
well-hidden

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-FORTIFIED

amplified
certified
classified
diversified
horrified
identified
justified
modified
notified
purified
qualified
satisfied
simplified
specified
terrified
testified
unidentified
unified
unspecified
unverified
verified

Synonyms and antonyms of well-fortified in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «well-fortified» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-FORTIFIED

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Translator English - Chinese

以及强化
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bien fortificada
570 millions of speakers

English

well-fortified
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अच्छी तरह से दृढ़
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المحصنة جيدا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хорошо укрепленный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem fortificada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভালভাবে সুরক্ষিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien fortifiée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Diperkuat dengan baik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gut befestigte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

よく要塞
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 강화
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Santosa
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cũng tăng cường chất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நன்கு செறிவூட்டிய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चांगले-मजबूत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İyi güçlendirilmiş
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ben fortificata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dobrze ufortyfikowane
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

добре укріплений
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine fortificate ,
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά οχυρωμένη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

goed gefortifiseerde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

väl befäst
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

godt befestet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-fortified

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-FORTIFIED»

The term «well-fortified» is regularly used and occupies the 101.943 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-FORTIFIED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-fortified

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-FORTIFIED»

Discover the use of well-fortified in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to well-fortified and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Heavenly Signs II: Grand Design for the Rapture
Siege of Well-Fortified City Daniel goes on to say that both the North and the South had a great multitude of forces and that tens of thousands fell in battle. This battle will come after “sorne years.” However, the forces of the South will not make ...
Mel Gable, 2013
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The draughts of the most remarkable fortified towns of Europe
The principal place bearing the Name of the Island, is defended by fix large Bastions, and a Cittadel or Castle call'd the Palace, so well fortified of late, that it seems to be almost impregnable. 'In the Month of July 1696 the Lord Berkley having ...
Abel Boyer, 1701
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The Attac and Defence of Fortified Places: In Three Parts. ...
On the contrary, when a Place is well fortified and provided with every thing, Sallies are not fo proper to be made, as the Garrifon may defend themfelves with greater advantage behind the works than in the open field ; and what precaution  ...
John Muller, 1757
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A Treatise on the Defence of Fortified Places: Written Under ...
If a Place were not to be defended to the last Extremity, it would be nearly immaterial whether it were well fortified or not. — Real Difficulties to the Besiegers only begin at the Glacis. — The Defence of the Breach being the most critical and ...
Lazare Carnot, 1814
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany
It is defended by a castle. Gijonisa small walled maritime town, but with an insecure harbour. St Andero, a sea port, with an excellent and well-fortified harbour, contains 4000 inhabitants. 2. Biscay, equally mountainous, extends 45 miles along ...
‎1808
6
The Draughts of the Most Remarkable Fortified Towns of ...
On the other side of the River stands W*ick very well fortified also, ( with four double Bastions, a double Ditch and three Ravelins of an irreregul'ar Form) and rather stronger than Musm'cht, into which they may retire, if the Town should be taken ...
Abel BOYER, 1701
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On the Value of Fortresses and Fortified Positions, in ...
“If the advantage of a well-fortified line of defence enlarges so much the active power of a state, and procures it the means of collecting and employing the magazines and communication of an army, without care for the defence of its own  ...
Charles Cornwallis CHESNEY, 1868
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The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866
Ofthese, over 300 were not fortified (usually because of an advantageous topographical situation that made fortifications unnecessary), around 90 were very well fortified (strong fortress towns), and another 90 were reasonably well fortified.
Yair Mintzker, 2012
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Thesaurus Geographicus a New Body of Geography Or a Compleat ...
It is the Capital of a very rich and fruitful Country of the same Name ( in which arenine great Towns and 1 oo Villages) is very well fortified, and has a strong Castle which stands on the Top of a Hill: It is distant 85 miles from Prague to the East, ...
‎1695
10
Classics of Moral and Political Theory (Fifth Edition)
He who has well fortified his city and who has followed the policies towards his own subjects that I have outlined above and will describe below, can be sure his enemies will think twice before they attack him, for people are always reluctant to  ...
Michael L. Morgan, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-FORTIFIED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term well-fortified is used in the context of the following news items.
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It's still up to Danville City Council
Is the 7-foot-tall granite obelisk that the flagpole sits on a monument under state law — or is it just a well-fortified flagpole? During the 1994 controversy, the Rev. «GoDanRiver.com, Jul 15»
2
Old Alta California and the pirates
Bouchard also wanted to avoid stopping at the well-fortified San Diego port. On Dec. 14, 1818, Bouchard landed more than 70 men and two cannons at a beach ... «OCRegister, Jul 15»
3
A Curious Bit of Backstory Behind the NYT's Review of Chris …
And to be clear, challenging the content of Packer's critique—which suggests that “Wages” lacks a well-fortified through line, excessively flatters certain ... «Truthdig, Jul 15»
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Front Line Exclusive: Ukrainian fighters repel Putin's proxy forces …
These Ukrainian forces defend positions near Donetsk Airport, preventing militant units from advancing any further. From the well-fortified trenches, the sound of ... «Ukraine Today, Jun 15»
5
Even Assad's supporters are baulking now
The problem for the regime is not that it has lost a series of well-fortified garrisons but that each defeat was swift, taking anywhere between just a few hours and a ... «The National, Jun 15»
6
Idle Home Builders Hold China's Economy Back
HONG KONG — Renhe Commercial appears to have a well-fortified business model: It builds air raid shelters across China for the government, outfitting them ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
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The Walking Dead Recap: House Party
This place is feeling less like Woodbury II and more like a very well-fortified Scientology recruitment center. (Rick also gives Jessie a lingering kiss on the cheek, ... «Vulture, Mar 15»
8
The NFL's Combat Losses Show The Playoffs Aren't Really 'Life Or …
In March of 1945 he fought with extreme valor at the Battle of Iwo Jima in the Pacific Theater of World War II, helping his platoon take out well-fortified enemy ... «We Are The Mighty, Jan 15»
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In Trip to DC, Church's Doctrinal Czar Walks a Political Line
But the group not only wore thick hats and coats but also was well-fortified. After Cardinal Müller served as the principal celebrant and homilist at the 11:30 a.m. ... «Aleteia, Nov 14»
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Pinoy UN peacekeepers remain in well-fortified position at Golan …
"Our position is a well-fortified position in the area of separation," said Colonel Roberto Ancan, commander of the Philippines Peacekeeping Mission Operation ... «InterAksyon, Aug 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Well-Fortified [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/well-fortified>. Aug 2019 ».
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