Synonyms of fortification in English:

fortification


See definition of fortification

noun

1‘to demolish enemy fortifications, heavy guns had been developed’

SYNONYMS

rampart, defensive wall, defences, bulwark, palisade, stockade, redoubt, earthwork, outwork, bastion, parapet, battlement, blockhouse, barricade, buttress, stronghold

rare fieldwork, ravelin, fortalice

2‘forced labour was used in the fortification of ports and harbours’

SYNONYMS

strengthening, reinforcement, consolidation, shoring up, bracing, boosting, buttressing, toughening

informal beefing up

3‘the fortification of Madeira with brandy began in the mid-eighteenth century’

SYNONYMS

strengthening, reinforcement, bolstering, stiffening, supplementing, augmenting

informal beefing up

ANTONYMS

adulteration