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Synonyms of uphold in English:


  • 1 the court upheld his claim for damages
    support, give one's support to, be supportive of, back, back up, give one's backing to, stand by, champion, defend, come to the defence of, stick up for
    [Antonyms] overturn, oppose
  • 2 they've a tradition to uphold
    maintain, sustain, continue, preserve, protect, keep, hold to, keep alive, keep going, strengthen, nurture
    [Antonyms] abandon
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