support group

noun

Definition of support group

  1. :  a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another

Examples of support group in a Sentence

  1. He joined an alcoholics' support group.

First Known Use of support group

1951


SUPPORT GROUP Defined for English Language Learners

support group

noun

Definition of support group for English Language Learners

  • : a group of people who have similar experiences and concerns and who meet in order to provide emotional help, advice, and encouragement for one another


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support group

noun

Medical Definition of support group

  1. :  a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another

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