HyperDic: supported

English > 2 senses of the word supported:
ADJECTIVEallsupportedsustained / sustained or maintained by aid (as distinct from physical support)
allsupportedheld up or having the weight borne especially from below
supported > pronunciation
Soundssahpao'rtahd; sahpao'rtihd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wounded: 365 rhymes with ahd...
abbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > supported: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningsustained / sustained or maintained by aid (as distinct from physical support).
Examples
  • "a club entirely supported by membership dues"
  • "well-supported allegations"
Narrowersubsidized, subsidisedHaving partial financial support from public funds
Oppositeunsupportednot sustained or maintained by nonmaterial aid
Spanishapoyado, respaldado
English > supported: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningheld up or having the weight borne especially from below.
Example"supported joints in a railroad track have ties directly under the rail ends"
NarrowerbasedHaving a base
braced, buttressedheld up by braces or buttresses
gimbaledsupported on gimbals and remaining steady or level when the base tips
pendent, pendant, dependentHeld from above
supernatantOf a liquid / liquid
suspended(of undissolved particles in a fluid) supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy and without apparent attachment
underhungsupported from below especially resting on a track instead of suspended from above
underslungsupported from above especially in a vehicle having springs attached to the axle from below
Oppositeunsupportednot held up or borne
Spanishsostenido

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