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synonyms for propped

  • brace
  • bolster
  • buoy
  • buttress
  • carry
  • maintain
  • rest
  • set
  • shore
  • stand
  • stay
  • strengthen
  • support
  • sustain
  • truss
  • uphold
  • bear up
  • underprop
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antonyms for propped

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  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • hinder
  • let down
  • neglect
  • refuse
  • reject
  • weaken
  • drop
  • fall
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How to use propped in a sentence

This prop has hit in 22 of the past 27 Super Bowls, and with just a 3½-point spread, another close game could be at hand this year.
THE BEST PROP BETS FOR SUPER BOWL LVMATT BONESTEEL, NEIL GREENBERGFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Unveiling a host of astronauts, then, was premature, according to many in the space industry, who bristled at the political nature of the council meeting and felt the astronauts were being used as props.
AS PENCE NAMES WHICH ASTRONAUTS WILL GO TO THE MOON, SOME SEE A POLITICAL PLOYCHRISTIAN DAVENPORTDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It looks like an aircraft engine, but it has no hub—the prop blades are connected to the outer rim.
ELECTRIC PROPULSION MAKES THIS FRENCH SUBMARINE CONCEPT EXTRA SNEAKYCHRISTINA MACKENZIENOVEMBER 30, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The couple decided to transform the experience into visual metaphor, assisted by just their own imaginations, a compact Sony digital camera with a 50-millimeter lens, several flash units and whatever props they could improvise.
FOR THIS ARTIST AND HIS GIRLFRIEND, LIFE IN LOCKDOWN BECAME A CREATIVE OPPORTUNITYMARK JENKINSNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We think that prop 22 has now created a model that can be replicated and can be scaled.
CALIFORNIA VOTERS SIDED WITH UBER, DENYING DRIVERS BENEFITS BY CLASSIFYING THEM AS CONTRACTORSFAIZ SIDDIQUI, NITASHA TIKUNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Simon the high priest, the son of Onias, who in his life propped up the house, and in his days fortified the temple.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He had a flashlight gun in his right hand, and a photographer's tripod was propped upright between his knees.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Black Hood propped one foot on a laboratory stool, rested an elbow on his knee.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
She went up to bed early, leaving him seated in moody thought, his elbows propped on the worn oilcloth of the supper table.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
Bud propped the handle of the frying pan high with a forked stick, and stood up.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
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WORDS RELATED TO PROPPED

  • advocated
  • aided
  • approved
  • assisted
  • bankrolled
  • bolstered
  • boosted
  • championed
  • encouraged
  • endorsed
  • favored
  • fostered
  • furthered
  • helped
  • promoted
  • propped
  • seconded
  • sponsored
  • underwritten
  • upheld
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.