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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Furnishes with what is lacking or requisite; Provisions, stocks or stores.

Usage examples (35)
  • Someone has said that a friend is a bank of credit on which we can draw supplies of confidence, counsel, sympathy, help, and love.
  • Verb (used without object) : Who will supply until the new minister arrives?
  • Noun : to begin the supply of household help. ,The storm cut off our water supply. ,Did you see our new supply of shirts? ,to lay in supplies...
  • We have never received supplies from the Russians. for more
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