Thesaurus

bolsters

verb , present tense third-person singular of bolster

Synonyms and Antonyms of bolsters

1 to hold up or serve as a foundation for
  • used additional beams to bolster the ceiling
Synonyms of bolsters
Words Related to bolsters
2 to provide evidence or information for (as a claim or idea)
  • a couple of tournament wins would bolster the extravagant claims that have been made on behalf of the young golfer
Synonyms of bolsters
Words Related to bolsters
Near Antonyms of bolsters


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bolsters? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

suitable to be imparted to the public

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!