Definition of support group in English:

support group

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  • A group of people with common experiences or concerns who provide each other with encouragement, comfort, and advice: locally based cancer support groups a support group for gay teenagers
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    • Some of the participants attended a social support group, but others did not.
    • This support group provides social contact for head-injured people and their families.
    • The support group was like a social club for her, where she had a hostage audience.

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