Part of speech:
The act of assisting or the help given; aid
One who, or that which, gives or adds strength.
A message posted in an electronic forum. [from 20th c.]
To buoy up or hearten:
To prepare or position so as to be ready for impact or danger:
(Informal) To walk or run
support by placing against something solid or rigid
To bend or deviate from an upright position; stand at a slant; incline
To oppose, usually as a team, in competition.
To support from sinking; to sustain with strength; to satisfy in part or for the time.
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
Sustain is defined as to support something or to endure a trial or hardship.
To tie, bind, or bundle
(Sports) To fall or roll into a basket or hole. Used of a ball.
(--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
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 supporting structure or foundation, esp. one placed beneath a wall
To lift up or keep up in spirits; encourage
To keep erect; to support; to sustain; to keep from falling; to maintain.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
a propeller that rotates to push against air
To place or raise on stilts.
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