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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prop up, prop, shore up, shore(verb)

    support by placing against something solid or rigid

    "shore and buttress an old building"

    Synonyms:
    set ashore, shore, shore up, land, prop

How to pronounce prop up?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say prop up in sign language?

  1. propup

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How to use prop up in a sentence?

  1. President Barack Obama:

    If you think that running your economy into the ground and having to send troops in, in order to prop up your only ally is leadership, then we've got a different definition of leadership.

  2. Steven Mnuchin:

    Venezuela's oil... should not be used as a bargaining tool to prop up dictators and prolong the usurpation of Venezuelan democracy.

  3. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    That makes me absolutely certain I'm right if the secretary of state thinks that, iSIS is simply not being attacked by Russia. Russia is in Syria along with Iran to prop up (President Bashar) Assad.

  4. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez:

    You know this is part of a pattern that the right and the far-right and, frankly, the President is consistent with, he doesn't have another woman, Hillary Clinton or whoever else, to vilify anymore so they need to find another woman to kind of prop up and become a lightning rod.

  5. Brett McGurk:

    I have not seen a significant change in Iranian behavior ... They are primarily working to prop up the Assad regime.


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