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Synonyms for underpinˌʌn dərˈpɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. underpin(verb)

    support from beneath

    bear out, support, corroborate

  2. corroborate, underpin, bear out, support(verb)

    support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm

    "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"

    digest, abide, tolerate, support, plunk for, hold up, endure, back, stick out, fend for, patronise, back up, keep going, put up, corroborate, endorse, validate, stomach, defend, confirm, bear out, affirm, subscribe, brook, indorse, suffer, stand, sustain, patronize, underpin, substantiate, hold, plump for, patronage, bear

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List of paraphrases:

underlie, support, substantiate, sustain

Translations for underpin

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • podepřítCzech
  • unterstützen, untermauern, stützenGerman
  • respaldar, sustentar, apuntalarSpanish
  • pönkittää, tukeaFinnish
  • sorreggere, sostenereItalian
  • schragen, ondersteunen, dragen, funderenDutch
  • podtrzymywaćPolish
  • укреплять, поддерживать, усиливатьRussian
  • stödja, stöttaSwedish
  • 支撑Chinese

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