- 1.1 [organismo/músculos] to strengthen, make … stronger un ejercicio para fortalecer los muslos an exercise to tone up the thighs o/or to strengthen the thigh muscles 1.2 [espíritu] una lectura para fortalecer el espíritu reading matter that is spiritually uplifting 1.3 [relación/amistad] to strengthen 1.4 [Militar/Military] (reforzar) to reinforce, strengthen
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.