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shores (up)

verb
present tense third-person singular of 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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“Shores (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shores%20%28up%29. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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