support[ suh-pawrt, -pohrt ]SEE DEFINITION OF support
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SUPPORT
You used to support your family comfortably when you had one.
In support of his deposition he produced his billet de garde, dated the 8th.
We must support our rights or lose our character, and with it, perhaps, our liberties.
As usual, balm was on his lips, and I found encouragement and support.
In supporting it, therefore, we support all that is dear to the freeman and the philanthropist.
Both will afford me encouragement and support in the vicissitudes which yet await me.
To attempt it finds no support in the principles of our Constitution.
But having a wife and three children to support, Saranac was out of the question.
For we wish not only to obtain your countenance and support, but also to preserve your respect.
That was where the money went—to support his mother and sister.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SUPPORT
- bear out
- check out
- give green light
- give high sign
- give stamp of approval
- give the go-ahead
- give the nod
- lap up
- make good
- make sure
- sign off on
- size up
- thumbs up
- time saver