in support of

Definition of in support of

  1. 1 :  in a way that shows approval of (something) :  in favor of (something) A majority voted in support of the bill.

  2. 2 :  in order to support (something) He presented evidence in support of his hypothesis. The band is on a promotional tour in support of their latest album.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to endure bravely or quietly :  bear

    :  to promote the interests or cause of

    :  to uphold or defend as valid or right :  advocate

  1. :  the act or process of supporting :  the condition of being supported

    :  assistance provided by a company to users of its products

    :  one that supports

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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