support

verb

noun

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's thumbs up emoji Apple's thumbs up emoji Twemoji's thumbs up emoji Facebook's thumbs up emoji Messenger's thumbs up emoji Google's thumbs up emoji

Origin

Middle English (originally in the sense ‘tolerate’): from Old French supporter, from Latin supportare, from sub- ‘from below’ + portare ‘carry’.

Pronunciation

  • support /səˈpɔːt/