Part of speech:
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
(Law) To transfer ownership of or title to.
To carry off to a penal colony, etc.; banish; deport
To hold up; support:
To change from one public conveyance to another:
(Slang) To be able to deliver (a blow, punch, etc.) with force
To determine the total of; add up.
To ensure that one remains well-informed about something
Maintain is defined as to keep in a current state in order to prevent from failing or breaking or to carry on or to support or provide.
To raise by educating, training, etc.
To manage or guide carefully; look after with care; foster:
To behave as a friend to.
To approve, advocate, or support:
To choose to take the same point of view as (someone).
To surrender one's claim to, right to, or interest in; give up entirely:
To withdraw from, especially in spite of a responsibility or duty; forsake:
To fail to care for or attend to sufficiently or properly; slight
To commit an injustice or offense against; wrong:
Starve is defined as to die or suffer from hunger, or to have an intense want for something.
To oppose is to disapprove of or be against something.
To interfere with action or progress.
To furnish the means of support
(Biology) Relating to those functions of the body which affect its material composition and thus determine its mass.
(Uncountable, figuratively) Anything intended to supply energy or nourishment of an entity or idea.
A maintaining or being maintained; upkeep, support, defense, etc.; specif., the work of keeping a building, machinery, etc. in good repair
Anything that promotes growth, development, or good health
One's means of livelihood; maintenance; support
The definition of abet means to support or help with an action, usually an illegal one.
To stand fast; remain; go on being
To support or help, as with money, endorsement, etc.
To bolster is to uplift.
(Intransitive) To prepare for something bad, as an impact or blow.
To make feel less sad or disappointed; comfort
To hold or keep within limits; restrain:
The definition of continue means to remain or go on.
The definition of corroborate is to take an action to make something more certain.
To give support to; foster:
Endure is defined as to put up with or to undergo.
To participate in personally; undergo:
To give food to; provide food for
Foster is defined as to promote or encourage or to raise a child who is not one's biological or adoptive child.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To keep alive; maintain:
To maintain throughout; to keep intact.
To support or shore up something.
To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
To fill sufficiently; satisfy:
Tolerate means for a body to accept something.
To hold oneself back; voluntarily do without; refrain (from)
To interrupt one's course or journey for a brief visit or stay. Often used with by, in, or off:
To stop; pause:
To gain victory, support, or acceptance for:
To lift up or keep up in spirits; encourage
(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
To put up with; endure
(Informal) To say or utter. Used chiefly in verbal narration:
To go on enduring; put up with; bear; tolerate
To be able to eat or digest
To put up with; tolerate; bear humbly
(Informal) (like it or) lump it, to (willingly or) unwillingly have to put up with something disagreeable
To remain in a state or condition; stay:
To be obliged to; must:
To show to be true or real by giving evidence; prove; confirm
To declare positively; assert to be true:
To keep from falling or moving; support:
Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
Uphold is defined as to support or defend, or to keep from sinking.
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