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pillars

noun
plural of pillar

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1 an upright shaft that supports an overhead structure
  • the ancient Greek temple boasted graceful marble pillars with richly ornamented tops

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2 something or someone to which one looks for support
  • my father has been my pillar throughout this crisis

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“Pillars.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pillars. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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