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shore up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shore

  1. 1 to hold up or serve as a foundation for a highway tunnel shored up by massive columns of concrete Synonyms of shore up bear, bolster, brace, buttress, carry, prop (up), support (up), stay, sustain, undergird, underpin, upholdWords Related to shore up steady, truss, underlie

  2. 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 Synonyms of shore up back, bolster, buttress, corroborate, reinforce (also reenforce), support (up), substantiateWords Related to shore up confirm, establish, prove, verify; affirm, avouch, validateNear Antonyms of shore up undercut, undermine, weaken



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