Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To fortify; strengthen.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To fortify; to strengthen.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From the participle stem of Latin mūnīre ("to wall round, fortify"), earlier moenīre, from moenia ("walls").

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