What does the word reinforcement mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Same as REINFORCE, etc.

Usage examples for reinforcement

  1. She had brought a lady and a gentleman to whom she wished to show what Lord Mark was showing Milly, and he took her straightway as a reinforcement. – The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2 by Henry James
  2. Either the churches, though able, will not give the means to send out missionaries, or the men for reinforcement will not volunteer. – Brazilian Sketches by T. B. Ray