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politicians fighting for voter support
The bill won strong support in Washington.
I urge my colleagues to join me in support of this plan.
Farmers’ leaders were mobilizing support to oppose government plans.
I am grateful for the constant support of my husband.
She always gave him her love and support.
His support is drawn mainly from the rural areas.
The charity depends on your support.
financial support for students from disadvantaged backgrounds
air/ground support (=help that comes from people in aircraft or people on the ground)
Workers will be reinforcing supports under the bridge.
Do you have any support for your theory?
Thomas could offer no support for his allegations.
This is the American English definition of support. View British English definition of support.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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