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noun as in food, money, possessions for staying alive

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I know, some of you will now react by saying that the Netanyahu government supports a Palestinian state.

“There is nothing whatsoever in the video which supports the charges—it shows no criminal activity,” Bakir said.

The NRA supports the open carry of guns in cafes, burrito shops, and the produce aisle.

Be reliable supports of the Songun revolution possessed of a lofty spirit and rich knowledge!

Despite the case, he still supports the Special Forces and what the Americans did for his country.

I claim that it contains many errors of fact, and the Higher Criticism supports the claim; as we shall see.

Thus R1 supports one flat side whilst R2 supports the other.

Some of them got in amongst the Royal Naval Division, who brought up their own supports and killed 300, driving out the rest.

There is something cold and chilling in the supports which pride and philosophy alone can afford under the calamities of life.

Mrs. Kinnaird, rising once more in an agony of impatience, stumbled against one of the tent supports.


On this page you'll find 378 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to supports, such as: backing, cornerstone, footing, buttress, groundwork, and rod.

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