Shore is the land closest to a body of water.
To give moral or spiritual support or encouragement to
An orthopedic appliance used to support, align, or hold a bodily part in the correct position.
A support used by an injured or disabled person, often in pairs, as an aid to walking, having a vertical shaft that is sometimes forked, a horizontal grip for the hand, and a crosspiece that is positioned under the armpit or a cuff that wraps around the forearm.
A rigid support, as a beam, stake, or pole, placed under or against a structure or part
A supporting structure or foundation, esp. one placed beneath a wall
To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
To make more certain the validity of; confirm; bolster; support
To lengthen (a speech or piece of writing) with unnecessary or irrelevant material
To cover with a pile; load
To strengthen (a military force) with additional personnel or equipment.
Strut is defined as to walk in a stiff, swaggering way.
a support usually of stone or brick; supports the wall of a building
To buoy up or hearten:
Sustain is defined as to support something or to endure a trial or hardship.
To assist in further development or progress:
To make or become weak or weaker
Financial or other help.
Find another word for buttress. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for buttress, like: support, stay, prop-up, shore, abutment, uphold, brace, crutch, prop, underpinning and back.