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synonyms for underpin

  • build
  • construct
  • depend
  • derive
  • establish
  • found
  • ground
  • hinge
  • locate
  • plant
  • predicate
  • prop
  • rest
  • root
  • station
  • stay
  • set up
See also synonyms for: underpinned / underpinning

antonyms for underpin

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  • demolish
  • destroy
  • disestablish
  • dismantle
  • leave
  • move
  • raze
  • ruin
  • unsettle
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This year’s program focuses on the road ahead for the technology that underpins our lives and businesses, including AI, biomedicine, cloud, and cybersecurity.
OUR WORLD HAS HIT AN INFLECTION POINTCAROLINE DA CUNHASEPTEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Changes in the technology underpinning the system have allowed Google to double the warning time it is now providing, giving people detailed alerts up to 48 hours before flooding occurs.
GOOGLE BOLSTERS ITS A.I.-ENABLED FLOOD ALERTS FOR INDIA AND BANGLADESHJEREMY KAHNSEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
He was also a key pioneer of the business model that helps underpin “commission-free” stock brokerage for everyday traders.
HOW PONZI MASTERMIND BERNIE MADOFF ENABLED THE US RETAIL TRADING BOOMJOHN DETRIXHEAUGUST 30, 2020QUARTZ
The idea underpinning the computer scientists’ proposal is that consumers’ digital data is a form of unpaid labor.
IS IT TIME FOR NETFLIX SUBSCRIBERS TO GO ON STRIKE?NICOLÁS RIVEROJULY 23, 2020QUARTZ
Business publications have the access, the context, and the duty to tease out the financial forces underpinning all of these problems.
IT’S TIME FOR BUSINESS JOURNALISM TO BREAK WITH ITS CONSERVATIVE PASTKATHERINE BELLJULY 16, 2020QUARTZ
Serious settlements had taken place, and rendered it necessary to underpin the walls.
CHAPTERS IN THE HISTORY OF THE INSANE IN THE BRITISH ISLESDANIEL HACK TUKE
They found the hole in which Mrs. Higgs had stepped, and the pole which had been used to underpin the middle boards.
THE WHARF BY THE DOCKSFLORENCE WARDEN
We underpin our houses with granite; what 30 of our habits and our lives?
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
I resumed: Further we must underpin the runners and work up the earth herring-wise.
THE MERCY OF ALLAHHILAIRE BELLOC
There were laws upon laws, endeavours to underpin the framework of a decaying society.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 8VARIOUS
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