Pronunciation of Supporting
/s_ə_p_ˈɔː_t_ɪ_ŋ/, /səpˈɔːtɪŋ/, /səpˈɔːtɪŋ/
Antonyms for supporting:
erosive, more striving, dissenting, let down, more combating, most emulating, more battling, more erosive, contrary, nonbearing, most battling, release, body, direct, Against, strongly acid, corrosive, most competing, more emulating, most erosive, rival, more combatant, more competing, principal, primary, contradict, most striving, most corroding, oppose, neglect, more vying, most combatant, most contesting, most vying, most contending, let go, main, unsupportive, negative, most disputing, venomous, counter, more wasting, more corroding, opposing, contradictory, more disputing, chief, most combating, most wasting, more contesting, disapprove, more contending, refuse, reject.
Usage examples for supporting:
- The treatment recommended for the new- born colt is supporting the fetlock with a light plaster bandage. - "Common Diseases of Farm Animals", R. A. Craig, D. V. M..
- And, with a low, broken cry, Jimmie Dale swung out a supporting arm, and pushing the shed door open with his elbow, gained the interior, and lowered his burden gently, a dead weight now, to the floor. - "The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale", Frank L. Packard.
- She had placed an elbow on the table, and was supporting her face in her hand. - "Children of the Desert", Louis Dodge.