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mainstay

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mainstay

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



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to provide what is needed to exist

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