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buoy up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of buoy

  1. to fill with courage or strength of purpose the sudden improvement in his health buoyed him up Synonyms of buoy up bear up, buck up, encourage (up), cheer (up), chirk (up), embolden, hearten, inspire, inspirit, steelWords Related to buoy up animate, enliven, invigorate; enforce, fortify, reinforce (also reenforce), strengthen; assure, reassure; boost, energize, excite, galvanize, provoke, quicken, rally, stimulate, stirNear Antonyms of buoy up demoralize, depress, sadden; debilitate, enfeeble, hamstring, undermine, weaken; intimidate, psych (out)Antonyms of buoy up daunt, discourage, dishearten, dispirit



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