Textual thesaurus for "reinforcement"

(noun) reenforcement, support

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

they called for artillery support

(noun) reward

an act performed to strengthen approved behavior

(noun) strengthener

a device designed to provide additional strength

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

(noun) reinforcer, reinforcing stimulus

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

(noun) reenforcement

information that makes more forcible or convincing

his gestures provided eloquent reinforcement for his complaints