Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb support

Sense 1:
support, back up

Sense 2:
Sense 3:
back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support
approve, O.K., okay, sanction
Sense 4:
hold, support, sustain, hold up

Sense 5:
confirm, corroborate, sustain, substantiate, support, affirm

Sense 6:
subscribe, support
agree, hold, concur, concord
Sense 7:
corroborate, underpin, bear out, support
match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree
Sense 8:
defend, support, fend for
argue, reason
Sense 9:
act, play, represent
Sense 10:
patronize, patronise, patronage, support, keep going
foster, nurture
Sense 11:
digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up
permit, allow, let, countenance
Similarity of adj supporting

2 senses of supporting

Sense 1:
encouraging, supporting
supportive (vs. unsupportive)
Sense 2:
load-bearing(prenominal), supporting(prenominal)
bearing(prenominal) (vs. nonbearing) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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