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Synonyms for buoy up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lighten, lighten up, buoy up(verb)

    become more cheerful

    "after a glass of wine, he lightened up a bit"

    Synonyms:
    relieve, buoy up, lighten, lighten up, brighten, buoy

  2. lighten, lighten up, buoy up(verb)

    make more cheerful

    "the conversation lightened me up a bit"

    Synonyms:
    relieve, buoy up, lighten, lighten up, brighten, buoy

  3. buoy, buoy up(verb)

    keep afloat

    "The life vest buoyed him up"

    Synonyms:
    buoy up, lighten up, lighten, buoy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. buoy up

    Synonyms:
    float, keep afloat, bear up, bear on the surface

  2. buoy up

    Synonyms:
    encourage, embolden, reassure


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