Synonyms for (noun) reinforcement

Synonyms: reenforcement, reinforcement, support

Definition: a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission

Usage: they called for artillery support

Similar words: military operation, operation

Definition: activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)

Usage: it was a joint operation of the navy and air force


Synonyms: reward, reinforcement

Definition: an act performed to strengthen approved behavior

Similar words: approval, approving, blessing

Definition: the formal act of approving

Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person


Synonyms: strengthener, reinforcement

Definition: a device designed to provide additional strength

Usage: the cardboard backing was just a strengthener; he used gummed reinforcements to hold the page in his notebook

Similar words: device

Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water


Synonyms: reinforcement, reinforcer, reinforcing stimulus

Definition: (psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it

Similar words: stimulant, stimulation, stimulus, input

Definition: any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action


Synonyms: reenforcement, reinforcement

Definition: information that makes more forcible or convincing

Usage: his gestures provided eloquent reinforcement for his complaints

Similar words: confirmation

Definition: information that confirms or verifies