Support - Crossword Clue

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  1. kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"
  2. armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass
  1. the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
  2. the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading"
  3. a resource; "visual aids in teaching"
  4. improve the condition of; "These pills will help the patient"
  5. money to support a worthy person or cause
  6. give help or assistance; be of service; "Everyone helped out during the earthquake"; "Can you help me carry this table?"; "She never helps around the house"
  1. the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book; "the book had a leather binding"
  2. of an earlier date; "back issues of the magazine"
  3. travel backward; "back into the driveway"; "The car backed up and hit the tree"
  4. the side that goes last or is not normally seen; "he wrote the date on the back of the photograph"
  5. cause to travel backward; "back the car into the parking spot"
  6. the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine; "his back was nicely tanned"
  7. support financial backing for; "back this enterprise"
  8. the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord; "the fall broke his back"
  9. be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
  10. the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer; "he stood at the back of the stage"; "it was hidden in the rear of the store"
  11. g
  1. strengthen by providing with a back or backing
  2. establish as valid or genuine; "Can you back up your claims?"
  3. shift to a counterclockwise direction; "the wind backed"
  4. place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
  5. travel backward; "back into the driveway"; "The car backed up and hit the tree"
  6. the act of providing approval and support; "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
  7. cause to travel backward; "back the car into the parking spot"
  8. something forming a back that is added for strengthening
  9. support financial backing for; "back this enterprise"
  10. financial resources provided to make some project possible; "the foundation provided support for the experiment"
  11. be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
  12. give support or one's approval to; "I'll second that motion"; "I can't
  1. (computer science) a copy of a file or directory on a separate storage device; "he made a backup in case the original was accidentally damaged or erased"
  2. a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
  3. someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult); "the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"
  4. an accumulation caused by clogging or a stoppage; "a traffic backup on the main street"; "he discovered a backup in the toilet"
  5. the act of providing approval and support; "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
  1. the act of preventing; "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
  2. a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
  3. an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal; "it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar"
  4. a counter where you can obtain food or drink; "he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar"
  5. (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried; "spectators were not allowed past the bar"
  6. a heating element in an electric fire; "an electric fire with three bars"
  7. a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises
  8. a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter; "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar"
  9. prevent from entering;
  1. prop up with a pillow or bolster
  2. a pillow that is often put across a bed underneath the regular pillows
  3. Brick cutting chisel
  4. Boost
  5. reinforce
  6. support and strengthen; "bolster morale"
  7. add padding to; "pad the seat of the chair"
  1. cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"
  2. elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
  3. support by bracing
  4. a rope on a square-rigged ship that is used to swing a yard about and secure it
  5. support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace; "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
  6. either of two punctuation marks ({ or }) used to enclose textual material
  7. prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
  8. a set of two similar things considered as a unit
  9. two items of the same kind
  10. a structural member used to stiffen a framework
  11. a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring
  12. an appliance that corrects dental irregularities
  13. a support that steadies or strengthens something else; "he wore a brace on his knee"
  1. sign as evidence of legal transfer; "endorse cheques"
  2. guarantee as meeting a certain standard; "certified grade AAA meat"
  3. be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
  4. give support or one's approval to; "I'll second that motion"; "I can't back this plan"; "endorse a new project"
  5. agree with
  1. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
  2. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
  3. admit as valid; "The court sustained the motion"
  4. supply with necessities and support; "She alone sustained her family"; "The money will sustain our good cause"; "There's little to earn and many to keep"
  5. provide with nourishment; "We sustained ourselves on bread and water"; "This kind of food is not nourishing for young children"
  6. be the physical support of; carry the weight of; "The beam holds up the roof"; "He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam"; "What's holding that mirror?"
  7. lengthen or extend in duration or space; "We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible
  1. be or form the base for
  2. lie underneath
  1. support from beneath
  2. support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm; "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/10/2018 9:00am

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Setting for many a joke
Setting for many jokes
Setting of many jokes
Shame to shackle American bear
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Sign at a bank
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Slot machine symbol
Sot's spot
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Square on un calendario
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Tender spot?
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Word defined by 17-, 25-,
Word that can follow the
Word with first or foreig
Word with toll or roll
Writing in a box

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