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Synonyms for support

Synonyms for support

to sustain the weight of

to hold up

to keep from yielding or failing during stress or difficulty

to supply with the necessities of life


to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

to act as a patron to

the act or an instance of helping

an indication of commendation or approval

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

Synonyms for support

the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities

something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest

a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission

documentary validation

the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening

a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts

financial resources provided to make some project possible

adopt as a belief


support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm

play a subordinate role to (another performer)

be a regular customer or client of

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Alliance Hospice and Palliative Care is a 24-hour inpatient and home-based service focused on providing physical, emotional, and spiritual support.
That is, the Christian participants of this study were likely to turn to both benevolent spiritual reappraisal/ spiritual support and also purification/forgiveness as strategies for coping with experiences of blatant racism; however, it appears that utilizing religious purification/forgiveness as a coping strategy can be related to adverse mental health consequences, whereas utilizing spiritual support and perceiving things through a benevolent spiritual lens reduces anxiety symptoms.
She expressed the hope that the Iraqi government, army and popular forces will continue their victories against terrorists in the light of national solidarity and spiritual support of the country's religious authorities.
Hospice care provides emotional, physical and spiritual support for the patient and their loved ones.
The bishop informed staff earlier this week that the monastery would have to suspend the operation of a number of services, mainly: the social and spiritual support centre; a scientific foundation on global religions and culture; a centre for studies; a centre to preserve the Cypriot Greek language; a spiritual centre; and the restoration unit and offices of a museum.
But since Orthodox women have a unique set of needs during childbirth, they've been turning to doulas who are themselves Orthodox women, to provide mental, emotional, and spiritual support before, during, and after they give birth.
It's our job to ensure that everybody in any situation in hospital has access to appropriate religious or spiritual support if that is important to them.
Our volunteers play a valuable role visiting patients on the ward, offering pastoral and spiritual support, assisting patients attending services on a Sunday or just being there for a chat.
dioceses is enormous as parishes fill with Spanish-speaking populations who arrive in search of spiritual support.
While we can't give them their health back, we can acknowledge their sacrifice, thank them and their family for their service, and provide spiritual support," said Marty Daniel, Daniel Defense president and CEO.
The underlying issue is whether EAPs should offer spiritual support services.
Forum participants brainstormed on the creation of innovative approaches to efficiently deliver hospice services--pain and symptom management, home safety assessment, emotional and spiritual support, caregiver education, etc.
Their services include ship-visiting, communication, counselling and spiritual support.
One of the things that we discovered was the need for cultural and spiritual support for Aboriginal patients in the hospital," Brian Walton, project lead for spiritual health and development for the health region, told the StarPhoenix.
The Taliban leader also urged all Muslims across the world to support the Mujahideen through their material and spiritual support.