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mainstay

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  1. something or someone to which one looks for support Mom has been our mainstay in this crisis Synonyms anchor, buttress, dependence, pillar, reliance, standbyRelated Words backbone, sinew(s), spine; right hand; bolsterer, crutch, handmaiden (also handmaid), prop, stay; anchorage, harbor, refuge


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