Synonyms of supportive in English:



  • 1 a supportive head teacher
    encouraging, caring, sympathetic, reassuring, understanding, concerned, helpful, nurturing, sensitive; protective, benevolent, kind, kindly, maternal, paternal
    [Antonyms] discouraging
  • 2 local societies were largely supportive of the proposal
    in favour, approving, pro, on the side of; favourable to, sympathetic to, in sympathy with, encouraging of, well disposed to, favourably disposed to, receptive to, responsive to
    [Antonyms] opposed to
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