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sup·port·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. support, supportingadjective

    the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening

    "he leaned against the wall for support"

    Synonyms:
    support, backup, reinforcement, backing, funding, financial support, keep, accompaniment, reenforcement, bread and butter, musical accompaniment, sustenance, living, financial backing, documentation, livelihood

    Antonyms:
    unsupportive, nonbearing

  2. encouraging, supportingadjective

    furnishing support and encouragement

    "the anxious child needs supporting and accepting treatment from the teacher"

    Synonyms:
    load-bearing(a), supporting(a), encouraging

    Antonyms:
    nonbearing, unsupportive

  3. load-bearing(a), supporting(a)adjective

    capable of bearing a structural load

    "a supporting wall"

    Antonyms:
    unsupportive, nonbearing

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#3116backup
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#3151helping
#5083promoting
#7874encouraging
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#10071complementary
#10155supportive
#10802auxiliary
#11256sustain
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#16895reinforcement
#20225accompaniment
#23358livelihood
#36697endorsing
#46056sustenance

How to use supporting in a sentence?

  1. State John Kerry:

    So President Putin, who is invested in supporting Assad, with an enormous commitment - and it has made a difference obviously on the battlefield - should be somewhat concerned about the fact that President Assad sent his foreign minister out yesterday to try and act as a spoiler, to take off the table something that President Putin and Iran had committed to, this is a moment of truth, a moment where all of us have to be responsible.

  2. Foad Izadi:

    The Supreme Leader can not be very happy to see those supporting his policies losing and those may oppose his policies winning.

  3. Anthony Cordesman:

    If you're going to have Jordan supporting the United States, as it is, in striking at the Islamic State, you want to be able to hit those targets very precisely.

  4. Stephen Miller:

    Mr. Trump is an egalitarian who believes in supporting and protecting all people equally, this is a stark contrast to Hillary Clinton, whose policies have been a disaster for African-American and Hispanic citizens.

  5. Carmen Electra:

    Be honest about where you are and what your platform is and what your fans will see within your photos and your videos, be very honest, and be true to who you are. Stay true to your fans and the people that are supporting you, and have fun with it. That's the message I've always had, and I always thought, if you're not having fun, why do it ?


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