Uphold synonyms

ŭp-hōld'

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(Idiomatic, intransitive, cricket) For a fielder to position himself behind the wicket (relative to a team-mate who is throwing the ball at the wicket) so as to stop the ball, and prevent overthrows.
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To provide for; support:
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(Intransitive) To prepare for something bad, as an impact or blow.
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(Archaic) To lift (generally); to raise, or cause to move upwards (particularly in ships or vehicles) or forwards.
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To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
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(Archaic) To stand (at a place) or to (an opinion), to attend a theatrical performance.
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To keep safe; to defend; to guard; to prevent harm coming to.
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To rise up
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To collect.
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To keep from falling; to bear; to uphold; to support.
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To lay claim to or establish possession of (something for oneself or another)
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To make or become weak or weaker.
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To boost is defined as to raise, push higher, increase or promote.
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To raise to a higher moral, cultural, or intellectual level:
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To raise to one's mouth in order to drink:
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To direct or carry from a lower to a higher position; raise:
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(Intransitive) To improve, increase, or speed up.
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To bring up by educating, nurturing, training, etc.; raise
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To address (an issue).
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To raise to spiritual or emotional heights; exalt:
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(Archaic) To move something upright; to erect.
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To bolster is to uplift.
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To lift up or keep up in spirits; encourage
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To prop is to position something in a way that it can provide support, or to lean an object up against something else so it stays close to upright.
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Bear means to give birth to, be able to cope with or hold up weight.
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To gain victory, support, or acceptance for:
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To perform (a function, service, etc.)
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Endorse is defined as to give your approval to someone or something or to authorize the payment of a document by signing with one's signature.
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To aid the cause of by approving or favoring
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To aid the cause of by approving or favoring
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Recommend is defined as to suggest someone or something as a good match for a function or position.
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To choose to take the same point of view as (someone).
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Used other than as an idiom: see stand,"Ž behind.
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(Idiomatic, intransitive) To wait in expectation of some event; to make ready.
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To move upwards.
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(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
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To carry on; persist in:
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(Idiomatic) To act or behave; especially to misbehave so as to attract attention.
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To be relevant to.
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To maintain and protect (game, fish, etc.) in an area, esp. for regulated hunting or fishing
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To support something or someone by supplying evidence; to corroborate or substantiate.
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To make firm; strengthen; establish; encourage
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One who actively assists, defends, pleads, prosecutes, speaks, writes, or otherwise supports the cause of another. A lawyer. To speak, write, or otherwise support a cause by argument.
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To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
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(Usually of a cause) to promote, advocate, or act as a champion for
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To give support to; foster:
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Find another word for uphold. In this page you can discover 59 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for uphold, like: back up, maintain, brace, heave, support, assist, protect, uprear, raise, sustain and vindicate.