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buttress
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Definition
make stronger or defensible
  • I think I was glad to know it; I think I was glad to have my better impulses thus buttressed and guarded by the terrors of the scaffold.
    p. 99.9
buttressed = strengthened
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