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unbelligerent

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agreeable, amiable, amicable, civil, compatible, congenial, cordial, friendly, genial, inoffensive.
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support
Definition:
To bear or hold up; to endure without being overcome; to sustain; to prop; to maintain; to keep from fainting or sinking; to help; to substantiate.

Synonyms:

noun
abutment
end piece, arch end, bridge end, jutting piece, vault end.
act
support.
adoption
taking over, embracings.
aid
agency, assistance, attendant, encouragement, endowment, facilitation, ministration, motivation, relief, service, sustenance, Mothering.
artifact
support.
assist
facilitation.
authorization
approval, sanction.
back
stand up for.
bastion
breastwork, stronghold, tower of strength, breastworks.
bottom
nadir, pediment, underbelly, undersurface, underbellies, deepest part, lowest part, nether portion, soles, under side, under-sides.
cognition
support.
defense
argument, armor, aversion, barrier, countermeasure, defense, fortress, harbor, moat, protection, rebuttal, resistance, response, security, stronghold, vindication, wall.
evidence
attestation, authentication, certification, confirmation, connotation, corroboration, data, declaration, demonstration, deposition, determination, documentation, establishment, evidence, exemplification, fact, illustration, indication, information, manifestation, observation, premises, proof, quotation, specimen, statement, substantiation, testimony, validation, counter-evidence.
financial backing
financial support.
following
clientage, entourage, retinue, dependents.
food
cookery, food, moveable feast, nourishment, nutriment, pap, viand, Foods, vittles, meals, cookeries, home cooking.
fortification
blockhouse, earthwork, entrenchment, Embattlement, presidio, earthworks, presidios, blockhouses, entrenchments.
girdle
corset.
help
contribution, cooperation, buddy system, a good/bad turn.
horse
trestle.
infrastructure
infrastructure, infra-structure.
keystone
keystones, head stone.
lectern
ambo, rostrum, Ambos, reading stand.
leg
limb, stilt, stilts.
living
sustainment, sustentation.
mediation
good offices.
nourishment
alimentation, pabulum.
pap
Esculent.
participation
joining in, taking part.
patronage
auspice, guardianship, Patronization.
payment
amortization, defrayal, defrayment, payment, remittance, retaliation, Remittances, Downs, out lay, pay-off, pay-offs.
pedestal
plinth, plinths.
pension
superannuation, retirement account.
person who helps another
angel.
pillar
column, jamb, pilings.
plank
plank.
praise
approbation.
preservation
perpetuation, safeguarding, perpetuations, preserval.
rampart
Vallation.
reading desk
lectern.
recourse
stand-by.
relief
extrication, mollification, palliation, restfulness, Allayment, extrications, lightenings, load off one's mind.
remedy
biologic, countermeasure, pharmaceutical, Pharmacon, Counterstep, countermeasures, biologics, Counter-agent, counteractant, counteragent, counter-measures, medicant, restoratives.
resistance
impedance, impeding, imperviousness, resistance, retardation, Insusceptibility, Renitence, Renitency, impedances, striking back.
resource
quick-wittedness, quickwittedness.
rudiment
rudiment.
shaft
axis.
stability
dependability, immobility, immovability, solidness, stableness, steadiness, sturdiness, substantiality, sureness, toughness, dependabilities, immovabilities, substantialities.
support
abide, abutment, accompaniment, affirm, agency, aid, alimentation, alimony, allowance, assist, assistance, back, back up, backing, base, bear, bear out, bed, bedding, blessing, block, bolster, bolster up, brace, bread and butter, brook, buttress, care, championship, collar, column, comfort, confirm, cornerstone, corroborate, crutch, defend, device, documentation, encouragement, endorse, endure, fend for, financial backing, financial support, flotation, foothold, footing, foundation, friendship, fulcrum, funding, furtherance, groundwork, guide, hand, hold, hold up, keep, keep going, lift, lining, livelihood, living, loyalty, maintenance, means, medium, musical accompaniment, nutriment, patronage, patronise, patronize, payment, pillar, platform, plump for, plunk for, pole, post, prop, protection, provision, rampart, reenforcement, reinforcement, relief, responsibility, rest, rib, rod, shore, stake, stanchion, stand, stave, stay, stiffener, stilt, stock, stomach, stores, subscribe, subsidy, subsistence, substantiate, substratum, substructure, succor, suffer, supporting, sustain, sustenance, sustentation, timber, tolerate, underpin, upkeep, victuals, Necessities, Underpinning, moral support.
support/supporter
adherent, advocate, ally, apologist, backbone, backer, benefactor, cohort, comforter, confederate, defender, disciple, endorser, exponent, fan, follower, friend, helper, maintainer, partisan, patron, preserver, proponent, satellite, stalwart, subscriber, supporter, sustainer, tower of strength, upholder, well-wisher, Espouser, Expounder, Coworker.
unity
solidarity.
vantage
vantage.
venture capital
risk capital, VCS.
verb
abet
condone, egg on, goad, incite, instigate, prod, provoke, sanction, spur, support, urge.
affirm
accept, acknowledge, adjure, admit, affirm, approve, assert, assure, attest, aver, avouch, certify, claim, contend, corroborate, declare, endorse, express, maintain, pledge, proclaim, profess, promise, pronounce, propound, ratify, set down, state, submit, testify, validate, verify, warrant.
aid
abet, aid, assist, attend, benefit, encourage, endow, facilitate, foster, fund, hand, help, lift, minister, mother, motivate, relieve, serve, sustain, tend.
appeal
recourse.
approving
Condoning, in defense of, in favor of.
assist
avail, back, favor, succor, uphold, contribute to.
consent
subscription.
creation
support.
defend
answer, argue, avert, backfire, bar, barricade, buffer, counter, counterattack, cover, defend, fend, guard, oppose, police, protect, rebut, reply, resist, respond, retort, return, safeguard, save, secure, shelter, shield, ward.
endure
stomach, swallow.
evince
adduce, authenticate, betoken, confirm, connote, demonstrate, depose, determine, document, establish, evince, exemplify, exhibit, illustrate, indicate, manifest, observe, prove, substantiate, vouch, witness.
guarantee
swear for.
join
side with.
leave
permission.
order
adjust, arrange, array, balance, cast, categorize, chart, class, classify, collate, compose, control, design, devise, fix, form, frame, grade, group, harmonize, integrate, marshal, mediate, normalize, orchestrate, order, organize, pigeonhole, place, plan, plot, prepare, program, rank, rate, rationalize, regulate, right, schedule, schematize, scheme, score, screen, separate, set, settle, shape, sift, sort, stabilize, stratify, structure, subordinate, systematize, type, unify, unsnarl, Methodize.
possession
support.
strengthen
beef up, brace, empower, energize, enliven, fortify, harden, invigorate, reinforce, strengthen, temper, toughen, vivify.
substantiate
authenticate, confirm, corroborate, prove, validate, verify.
support
abet, abide, advance, alimony, approve, attend to, bankroll, bear, bear out, bolster, boost, bottom, bring up, brook, buoy up, buttress, care for, carry, carry on, champion, chaperon, cheer, cherish, continue, countenance, cradle, crutch, embed, encourage, endorse, establish, feed, finance, fortify, forward, foster, found, fund, get behind, go, go through, ground, guard, handle, help, hinge, justify, keep an eye on, keep up, live with, look after, mainstay, maintain, nourish, nurse, pay for, poise, promote, prop, put forward, raise, reinforce, second, set up, shore up, shoulder, sponsor, stand, stand for, stick by, stiffen, strengthen, strut, submit, subsidize, substantiate, suffer, sustain, take, tolerate, truss, undergird, undergo, underpin, underwrite, uphold, verify, Upbear, put up with, agree with, bear with, go along with, side with, stand behind, stand up for, stick it out, stick up for, sweat out, wait out, stroke, give a leg up, go to bat for, take the part of, put up money for, stay the course, be a foundation for, be a source of strength, boost morale, earn one's keep, keep from falling, make a living, pay expenses of, pick up the check, plead for, pull for, rally round, take one's side, throw in one's lot with, throw in with, angel*, stomach*, swallow*.
Examples of usage:
  1. But he desired neither sympathy nor support. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. She looked round from one to another for support. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  3. It was too low to give him much support. – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow

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