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To support an idea, plan or person - synonyms or related words

support

verb

to approve of an idea or of a person or organization and help them to be successful

back

verb

to give support to a person, organization, or plan, making them more likely to succeed

get behind

to support an idea, project etc, or help someone in what they are trying to do

speak up for

to say something in support of someone or something

endorse

verb

to express support for someone or something, especially in public

promote

verb

to support or encourage something

align

verb

to give your support publicly to a group, political party, or country

sympathize

verb

to approve of and support someone or something

ally

verb

if you ally yourself with something such as a belief or an organization, you show your strong support for it

favour

verb

to support an idea and believe that it is better than other ideas that have been suggested

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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