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prop up

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  • as inreinforce
  • as ininspirit
  • as inencourage
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Synonyms for prop up

verb strengthen, augment
  • add to
  • bolster
  • boost
  • build up
  • buttress
  • emphasize
  • enlarge
  • fortify
  • increase
  • shore up
  • stress
  • support
  • underline
  • carry
  • energize
  • harden
  • hype
  • multiply
  • prop
  • stiffen
  • stroke
  • supplement
  • sustain
  • toughen
  • add fuel to fire
  • back up
  • beef up
  • heat up
  • lend a hand
  • pick up
  • pillar
  • prop up
  • punch up
  • soup up
  • stand up for

Antonyms for prop up

  • decrease
  • diminish
  • discourage
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • lessen
  • let down
  • play down
  • prevent
  • reduce
  • undermine
  • weaken
  • liquefy
  • melt
  • soften
  • subtract
  • take away
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to prop up

encourage

verb. stimulate spiritually

encourages

verb. stimulate spiritually

inspirit

verb. encourage

inspirited

verb. encourage

inspiriting

verb. encourage

reinforce

verb. strengthen, augment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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