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Definition of SUPPORTING

noun : SUPPORTING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening; "he leaned against the wall for support" ;

verb : SUPPORTING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to; "She supported him during the illness"; "Her children always backed her up" ;

  • 2. (

    ) support materially or financially; "he does not support his natural children"; "The scholarship supported me when I was in college" ;

  • 4. (

    ) be the physical support of; carry the weight of; "The beam holds up the roof"; "He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam"; "What's holding that mirror?" ;

  • 9. (

    ) play a subordinate role to (another performer); "Olivier supported Gielgud beautifully in the second act" ;

Adjective : SUPPORTING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) furnishing support and encouragement; "the anxious child needs supporting and accepting treatment from the teacher" ;


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