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prop

Synonyms of prop in English:

noun

  • 1 the roof is held up by props
  • 2 a prop for the economy
    mainstay, pillar, anchor, backbone, support, foundation, cornerstone
  • verb

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  • 1 she propped her bike against the wall
    lean, rest, stand, balance, steady
  • 2 this post is propping the wall up
    hold up, shore up, bolster up, buttress, support, brace, underpin
  • 3 they prop up failing industries
    subsidize, underwrite, fund, finance
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