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  • Instead of a list, one can use any other data structure that supports the required operations.
  • Moreover, the university supports a number of student groups in various fields of interest.
  • A one instruction set computer is a machine which supports only one operation.
  • He stated recently that he supports same-sex marriage, unlike the Catholic Church.
  • It has no natural resources and supports no economic activity.
  • The night-time economy has a value of about and supports jobs.
  • Sometimes the use of different operating systems in organizations requires use of software that supports more than one platform.
  • However, science has shown repeatedly that future data often supports more complex theories than existing data.
  • St. Louis also supports a public transportation network that includes bus and light rail service.
  • The system supports the head during the crash better than a web only belt.
  • Client software is available for every major operating system that supports Internet access.
  • That community has an English-speaking Church and supports the International School.
  • Windows Vista supports at most two start and end rules per time zone setting.
  • Greater Los Angeles supports large business districts throughout its urban area.
  • This principle supports the economic case for free trade.
  • It supports the design and analysis of software business models.
  • The village supports a variety of community groups including religious, sporting and cultural organisations.
  • The console supports two light guns, allowing two players at once.
  • It supports the idea early modern science rose due to a combination of Greek and biblical thought.
  • Since the human body is only slightly less dense than water, water supports the weight of the body during swimming.
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Root form of supports is support for both verb and noun.

Words starting with supports

Meaning of supports

  • noun The activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities
    his support kept the family together, they gave him emotional support during difficult times
  • noun Aiding the cause or policy or interests of
    the president no longer has the support of his own party, they developed a scheme of mutual support
  • noun Something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest
    the policy found little public support, his faith was all the support he needed, the team enjoyed the support of their fans
  • noun A military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission
    they called for artillery support
  • noun The financial means whereby one lives
    each child was expected to pay for their keep, he applied to the state for support, he could no longer earn his own livelihood
  • noun Supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
    the statue stood on a marble support
  • noun The act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
    he leaned against the wall for support
  • noun Any device that bears the weight of another thing
    there was no place to attach supports for a shelf
  • noun Financial resources provided to make some project possible
    the foundation provided support for the experiment
  • verb Give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to
    She supported him during the illness, Her children always backed her up
  • verb Support materially or financially
    he does not support his natural children, The scholarship supported me when I was in college
  • verb Play a subordinate role to (another performer)
    Olivier supported Gielgud beautifully in the second act