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1. support

verb. ['səˈpɔrt'] give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to.

Synonyms

  • undergird
  • shop at
  • promote
  • endorse
  • buy at
  • boost
  • assist
  • patronize
  • frequent
  • back
  • aid
  • indorse
  • encourage
  • patronise
  • sponsor
  • back up
  • second
  • shop
  • further
  • advance

Antonyms

  • be full
  • be well
  • enjoy
  • better

Etymology

  • supporter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word support-system


1. Noun Phrase
Instead, rely on your support system to keep you distracted from your grief.

2. support

verb. ['səˈpɔrt'] be the physical support of; carry the weight of.

Synonyms

  • prop up
  • shore up
  • chock
  • sustain
  • carry
  • buoy up
  • underpin
  • shore
  • prop
  • scaffold
  • truss
  • hold
  • buoy
  • pole
  • brace
  • bracket
  • hold up

Antonyms

  • expand
  • integrate
  • stay
  • criminalize

Etymology

  • supporter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. support

verb. ['səˈpɔrt'] support materially or financially.

Synonyms

  • give
  • bring home the bacon
  • subsidize
  • provide
  • sponsor
  • patronise
  • see through
  • patronize
  • subsidise

Antonyms

  • prevent
  • level
  • act
  • refrain

Etymology

  • supporter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. support

noun. ['səˈpɔrt'] the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities.

Synonyms

  • sustainment
  • logistic support
  • activity
  • sustenance
  • upkeep
  • sustentation
  • logistic assistance

Antonyms

  • change
  • wake
  • be active
  • lie

Etymology

  • supporter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. support

verb. ['səˈpɔrt'] be behind; approve of.

Synonyms

  • plunk for
  • champion
  • warrant
  • indorse
  • approve
  • okay
  • second
  • O.K.
  • defend
  • guarantee
  • sanction
  • back
  • plump for

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • give
  • lack
  • bull

Etymology

  • supporter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. system

noun. ['ˈsɪstəm'] instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity.

Synonyms

  • labyrinth
  • selsyn
  • control system
  • resonator
  • ADP system
  • hookup
  • communication system
  • information system
  • drainage system
  • instrumentation
  • EDS
  • sprinkler system
  • ADPS
  • containment
  • guidance system
  • navigational system
  • propulsion system
  • module
  • security system
  • data system
  • solar thermal system
  • inertial guidance system
  • computer system
  • network
  • explosive trace detection
  • mechanical system
  • synchro
  • sound system
  • electronic network
  • exhaust
  • scaffolding
  • automatic data processing system
  • synchromesh
  • lockage
  • exhaust system
  • instrumentality
  • ETD
  • explosive detection system
  • computing system
  • substructure
  • assemblage
  • guidance device
  • shipboard system
  • audio system
  • inertial navigation system
  • staging
  • maze

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • inability
  • refresh
  • fill

7. system

noun. ['ˈsɪstəm'] a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole.

Synonyms

  • economic system
  • water system
  • scheme
  • judiciary
  • language system
  • ecosystem
  • machinery
  • shebang
  • root system
  • solar system
  • dragnet
  • network
  • social structure
  • social organization
  • structure
  • hierarchy
  • judicatory
  • body
  • economy
  • judicature
  • web
  • syntax
  • grouping
  • judicial system
  • organism
  • subsystem
  • social organisation
  • social system
  • nonlinear system
  • rootage

Antonyms

  • inefficiency
  • inactivity
  • eukaryote
  • prokaryote

8. system

noun. ['ˈsɪstəm'] (physical chemistry) a sample of matter in which substances in different phases are in equilibrium.

Antonyms

  • sitter

9. system

noun. ['ˈsɪstəm'] a complex of methods or rules governing behavior.

Synonyms

  • ethical code
  • discipline
  • ethic
  • method
  • theosophy
  • program
  • theology
  • merit system
  • frame
  • system of rules
  • system of logic
  • accounting
  • programme
  • anthroposophy
  • gambling system
  • honor system
  • spoils system
  • logic
  • organon
  • logical system
  • government
  • point system
  • frame of reference

Antonyms

  • merit system
  • non-market economy
  • market economy
  • truth

10. system

noun. ['ˈsɪstəm'] an organized structure for arranging or classifying.

Synonyms

  • reference frame
  • genetic map
  • organisation
  • plan
  • reference system
  • statistical distribution
  • arrangement
  • classification system
  • data structure
  • organization
  • design
  • structure
  • distribution
  • ontology
  • calendar
  • lattice
  • coordinate system
  • living arrangement
  • contrivance
  • frame of reference

Antonyms

  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
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