capable of being supported; endurable; maintainable.
able to be supported or endured; bearable
noun 1. a person or thing that supports. 2. an adherent, follower, backer, or advocate. 3. a device, usually of elastic cotton webbing, for supporting some part of the body, especially a jockstrap. 4. a garter, especially one attached to a garter belt or girdle. 5. Heraldry. either of two human or animal figures flanking […]
noun 1. a group of people who meet regularly to support or sustain each other by discussing problems affecting them in common, as alcoholism or bereavement.
verb (used with object) 1. to bear or hold up (a load, mass, structure, part, etc.); serve as a foundation for. 2. to sustain or withstand (weight, pressure, strain, etc.) without giving way; serve as a prop for. 3. to undergo or endure, especially with patience or submission; tolerate. 4. to sustain (a person, the […]
adjective 1. giving support. 2. providing sympathy or encouragement: His family was supportive of his attempts to be a writer. 3. providing additional help, information, etc.; auxiliary: manufacturers of supportive materials. 4. Medicine/Medical. helping to maintain a normal physiological balance, as by the intravenous administration of required nutriment. adjective 1. providing support, esp moral or […]