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shore (up)

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1 to hold up or serve as a foundation for

  • a highway tunnel shored up by massive columns of concrete
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2 to provide evidence or information for (as a claim or idea)

  • used an avalanche of statistics to shore up his claim that the state's economy is in fine shape
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