Support

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Definition

to support: to help, to assist, to aid; to endorse, to side with, to agree with; to be a fan of
verb
Thank you for supporting my decision, I need all the help I can get.

support: assistance, aid, help
noun
I need some financial support to start a new company.

a supporter: a fan, an admirer, a sponsor
noun
He's been a long-time supporter of the Democratic party.

Examples

  • "As I begin this new chapter in my life, substituting meaningless sexual encounters with meaningful brush strokes, I would appreciate the support of my colleagues as I reveal the fruits of my labor."
  • "He needs more lumbar support!"
  • "Susie : By the way, I wanted to thank you for your support at the meeting earlier."
  • "Production Support Coordinator"
  • "Responsible for product support for sales partners and clients"
  • "Staff, employees, shareholders, homeless people just here for the free food, I ask you to look into your hearts: I ask you to support the Delavigne Corporation in this time of trouble."
  • "Furthermore, support of local businesses, farmers and stores is one way to protect local jobs."
  • "Jean : No in France, sexual harassment is a good thing, supported by the government."
  • "The Democrats are also sometimes called 'liberals', which originally referred to their strong support of individual rights and liberties."
  • "Moira : So I bet there are a lot of people in the crowd supporting the home team then?"

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