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buoys (up)

verb
present tense third-person singular of buoy (up)

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to fill with courage or strength of purpose
  • the sudden improvement in his health buoyed him up

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“Buoys (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buoys%20%28up%29. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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