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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To hold the weight of something, keep it in place, or prevent it from falling. Also: To pay the costs of.

Usage examples (47)
  • He applied to the state for support
  • The foundation provided support for the experiment
  • The president no longer had the support of his own party
  • They developed a scheme of mutual support for more
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