Definisi 'support'
English to English
noun
1 the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities
Example:
• his support kept the family together
• they gave him emotional support during difficult times
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2 aiding the cause or policy or interests of
Example:
• the president no longer has the support of his own party
• they developed a scheme of mutual support
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3 something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest
Example:
• the policy found little public support
• his faith was all the support he needed
• the team enjoyed the support of their fans
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4 a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission
Example:
• they called for artillery support
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5 documentary validation
Example:
• his documentation of the results was excellent
• the strongest support for this view is the work of Jones
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6 the financial means whereby one lives
Example:
• each child was expected to pay for their keep
• he applied to the state for support
• he could no longer earn his own livelihood
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7 supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
Example:
• the statue stood on a marble support
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8 the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
Example:
• he leaned against the wall for support
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9 a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
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10 any device that bears the weight of another thing
Example:
• there was no place to attach supports for a shelf
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11 financial resources provided to make some project possible
Example:
• the foundation provided support for the experiment
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12 The act, state, or operation of supporting, upholding, or sustaining.
source: webster1913
verb
13 give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to
Example:
• She supported him during the illness
• Her children always backed her up
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14 support materially or financially
Example:
• he does not support his natural children
• The scholarship supported me when I was in college
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15 be behind; approve of
Example:
• He plumped for the Labor Party
• I backed Kennedy in 1960
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16 be the physical support of; carry the weight of
Example:
• The beam holds up the roof
• He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam
• What's holding that mirror?
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17 establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
Example:
• his story confirmed my doubts
• The evidence supports the defendant
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18 adopt as a belief
Example:
• I subscribe to your view on abortion
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19 support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm
Example:
• The stories and claims were born out by the evidence
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20 argue or speak in defense of
Example:
• She supported the motion to strike
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21 play a subordinate role to (another performer)
Example:
• Olivier supported Gielgud beautifully in the second act
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22 be a regular customer or client of
Example:
• We patronize this store
• Our sponsor kept our art studio going for as long as he could
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23 put up with something or somebody unpleasant
Example:
• I cannot bear his constant criticism
• The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
• he learned to tolerate the heat
• She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage
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24 To bear by being under; to keep from falling; to uphold; to sustain, in a literal or physical sense; to prop up; to bear the weight of; as, a pillar supports a structure; an abutment supports an arch; the trunk of a tree supports the branches.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
affirm, confirm, corroborate, substantiate, sustain, contradict, negate, proof, substantiation, validation, documentation, affirmation, armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine, dramatic art, approve, o.k., okay, sanction, military operation, operation, activity, aid, device, supporting structure, influence,

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