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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of bearing the weight of or strengthening adj. - Furnishing encouragement.

Usage examples (37)
  • A supporting wall
  • The anxious child needs supporting and accepting treatment from the teacher
  • Verb (used with object) : They supported him throughout his ordeal. ,to support a family. ,Leading doctors supported his testimony. ,The star was...
  • Noun : to pay for support of an orphan. ,The pension was his only support for more
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