Translation of reinforce in Spanish:

reinforce

Pronunciation: /ˌriːɪnˈfɔːrs; ˌriːɪnˈfɔːs/

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  • 1.1 [material/structure] reforzar*; [garrison] enviar* refuerzos a reinforced concrete hormigón (m) or (AmL tb) concreto (m) armado
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    • To prevent wobbling, anchor stick securely in foam-filled pot and reinforce stick in foam with glue.
    • Rae stood and walked to the door, putting a hand on one of the cool, black iron strips reinforcing the thick wood.
    • The house or building is reinforced with timbers supporting the floors inside.
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    • US defence secretary said the military would be reinforcing its special forces in the country.
    • A fierce fight then ensued while multitudes of tanks and helicopters came to reinforce their forces fighting against us.
    • They are expected to help secure supply lines and reinforce coalition forces approaching the capital of five million people.
    1.2 [argument/prejudice] reafirmar
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    • When managers refuse or fail to recognize the problem and further blame the victim, it reinforces feelings of guilt.
    • She said the educational system reinforces the idea that there is only one right answer, stifling creativity.
    • Their findings reinforce the idea that communication failure is an important source of medical error.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.