Other Words for Support

Support Noun Synonyms
pay for, fund, maintain, keep, finance, subsidize, underwrite, sponsor, bankroll
I can no longer support myself or my family.

tolerate, bear, stand (for), suffer, submit to, undergo, brook, stomach, endure, abide, countenance, face, stick, put up with
He cannot support the notion that she might be guilty.

Support Verb Synonyms
sustenance, (living) expenses, keep, maintenance, subsistence, upkeep, finances, funding
Mona is suing David for the support of their child. He lives mainly on government support.

sustain, withstand, stand, take, bear, tolerate, hold up under, weather
His legs were too weak to support his own weight.

verify, corroborate, authenticate, vouch for, endorse, confirm, affirm, bear out, attest to, certify, substantiate, validate, ratify
Can anyone support his alibi.

help, backing, backup, reinforcement, bolstering, encouragement, reinforcing, fortifying, assistance, aid, succor, sustenance
Thank you for your support over the years.

brace, hold up, carry, prop (up), strengthen, shore up, reinforce, fortify, buttress
You need a column to support this beam.

brace, prop, stay, frame, foundation, underpinning, substructure, truss, beam, column, pillar, strut, guy, guy wire, mainstay, buttress, bolster, reinforcement, supporter
The supports failed under the grandstand and it fell, injuring a few. Alan was a tremendous support during my illness.

back (up), stand by, help, bolster, uphold, brace, strengthen, fortify, buttress, prop (up), shore up, reinforce, boost, champion, assist, take up the cudgels for, aid, promote, forward, second, advance, advocate, stand up for, be supportive (of or in), C
Peterson agreed to support him in his bid for the presidency.

More Words for Support

Help / Stand / Aid / Face / Keep / Second / Take / Frame / Forward / Stick / Stay

Price Support

Business / Agriculture / Price Support: Programs operated by USDA that are intended to raise farm prices when supply exceeds demand and prices are unacceptably low. Support usually is achieved through nonrecourse loans, payments, and purcha MORE

Income Support

Business / Agriculture / Income Support: Generally, programs providing direct, income-supplementing payments to farmers. Intended to protect farm income without affecting market prices. Production flexibility contract payments provide income MORE

Basic Life Support

Health / First Aid / Basic Life Support: A level of medical care provided by prehospital emergency medical services. Basic life support consists of essential non-invasive life-saving procedures, such as CPR, bleeding control, splinting broke MORE

Lateral Support

Business / Real Estate / Lateral Support: The right to have land supported by the adjoining land or soil beneath. MORE

Subjacent Support

Business / Real Estate / Subjacent Support: The right of land to be supported by land which lies beneath it. MORE

Electronic Support (ES)

Technology / Radar / Electronic Support (ES): Electronic support aims to gain sufficient information about radar sensors to allow an understanding of the radar’s characteristics including its role, its method of operation, and its strengths and MORE

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