Examples of prop in a Sentence
She propped the rake against a tree.
We propped the shed's roof with poles.
The window was propped open.
Origin and Etymology of prop-
PROP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of prop for English Language Learners
: to support (something) by placing it against something else or by placing something under it
PROP Defined for Kids
Definition of prop for Students
- … he propped his head on his elbow and studied me closely.
- —Jean Craighead George, My Side of the Mountain
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