means of support

Definition of means of support

  1. :  a way to pay for the things that one needs to live :  source of income She has no visible means of support.

Word by Word Definitions

meanplay means
  1. :  to have in the mind as a purpose :  intend

    :  to design for or destine to a specified purpose or future

    :  to serve or intend to convey, show, or indicate :  signify

  1. :  lacking distinction or eminence :  humble

    :  lacking in mental discrimination :  dull

    :  of poor, shabby, or inferior quality or status

  1. :  occupying a middle position :  intermediate in space, order, time, kind, or degree

    :  occupying a position about midway between extremes

    :  being the mean of a set of values :  average

  1. :  something intervening or intermediate

    :  a middle point between extremes

    :  a value that lies within a range of values and is computed according to a prescribed law: such as

supportplay
  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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