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Synonyms for prop

Synonyms for prop

a means or device that keeps something erect, stable, or secure

to keep from yielding or failing during stress or difficulty

Synonyms for prop

a support placed beneath or against something to keep it from shaking or falling

Related Words

any movable articles or objects used on the set of a play or movie

a propeller that rotates to push against air

support by placing against something solid or rigid

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Like blade rake, cupping allows the motor to be run higher, reduces slip and also helps the prop grip the water better in sharp turns, avoiding ventilation, or sucking in surface air.
David Westerfield, CEO of Westerfield Management, which runs both Showbiz and PrimeTime dance competitions, has seen prop malfunctions affect a performer's successes too many times.
Prop makers could work in studios or backstage, in prop rooms, or on film sets and on location.
In addition, members of the District of Columbia Bar have expressed concern that a taxpayer's adoption of the 2006 Prop.
DR WHO PROPS:Among the items supplied by the Celtic Prop Store were: Old radio devices 1930s typewriter Gamma ray spectrometer Specimen jars Bakelite phone 131 hard back books Wooden filing cabinet Tulip-shaped chairs Contents of a modern office Anaesthetic mask Hour glass Cutting medical instruments Packet of crayons Other props on offer: Coffins 8ft silver space ship Statue of a soldier from World War I Large piece of toast Large toilet
THE most desirable props by far are those relating to Indiana Jones and the first Star Wars trilogies.
Those with a family income of less than $20,000 voted against Prop.
On one weekend earlier this season, Bridgnorth were so short of props that they asked their press officer Bob Turner to come out of retirement and play - at the age of 63.
Unfortunately, the controversy over Prop 209 shows that the sensible middle way is likely to turn into a deserted, cratered no-man's-land in the political trench war between the demagogues of the right and the demagogues of the left.
People who inherit two copies become supertasters, grimacing and gagging in response to a solution of PROP.
Jeffrey Singer, a Phoenix-area surgeon who was a spokesman for Arizona's Prop.
DWR and SWRCB staff will be available to discuss the Prop 50, IRWM process and Inter-regional questions with applicants.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's Conference program, organized by Prop.
On the one hand, an actual reduction in exercise price is treated as a "modification" under Prop.
They've extended an olive branch by moving into the prop park," Elliot L.