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To help something to progress - thesaurus

Synonyms

foster

verb

to help something to develop over a period of time

promote

verb

to help something to develop

nurse

verb

to help someone or something to improve or become more successful

assist

verb

to make a job or piece of work easier to do

nurture

verb

to help someone or something to develop

help

verb

to make it easier to achieve something

make for

to help to make something possible

advance

verb

to help something progress and become more developed or successful

contribute

verb

to be one of the things that help to make something happen

go to do something

if an action, event, or situation goes to do something, it helps to do it

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aid

verb

formal to help something to happen more easily or with fewer problems

buoy

verb

economics to help a company, market, or economy to be more successful

ease

verb

to make a process easier

forward

verb

to help something to progress or get better

further

verb

to help the progress of something so that it is more likely to be successful

get past

if something such as a proposal gets past someone, or if you get it past someone, it is accepted by someone who has the power to stop it happening

prime the pump

to help a business or activity to be successful, especially by providing money at the start

prop up

to help a government, system, organization etc to continue to exist, especially by providing financial or military support

shore up

to give support or help to something that is having problems or is likely to fail

unblock

verb

mainly journalism to make it possible for a process to start again after it has stopped

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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