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Showing support for something or someone - thesaurus

Synonyms

supportive

adjective

helpful and sympathetic

sympathetic

adjective

supporting a plan, action, or person

pro

preposition

supporting something or approving of it

positive

adjective

showing agreement or approval

for

preposition

used for saying which person or thing someone supports or agrees with

in favour of

supporting a person or an idea, proposal etc that you believe is right

approving

adjective

showing support for someone or satisfaction with something they have done

affirmative

adjective

showing support for something

side

noun

if you are on someone’s side, you support them in an argument or a fight

partial

adjective

supporting one person, group, or opinion more than any others when you should be fair to all those involved

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More synonyms

at/by someone’s side

supporting someone, or remaining loyal to them

attached

adjective

liking or supporting an idea, place, organization, or thing

behind

adverb

used for saying that someone supports a person, action, or idea

card-carrying

adjective

belonging to an organization, especially a political organization, and supporting it very strongly

doctrinaire

adjective

formal basing your opinions on very fixed political beliefs, without considering whether they are practical

positively

adverb

in a way that shows you approve or agree with something

pro-

prefix

supporting or approving of something: used with some nouns and adjectives

professed

adjective

formal admitting publicly that you have a particular feeling or belief

with

preposition

used for saying who you support

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