Definitions of supporting

  1. furnishing support and encouragement; "the anxious child needs supporting and accepting treatment from the teacher" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for supporting

  1. Mariana and I are not in search of happiness or vain delight; we want to enter the fight together, side by side, supporting each other. – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev
  2. It was necessary to have some means of supporting this arch, which was made of wet mud, until the key- stone should be put in and all made secure. – Round-about Rambles in Lands of Fact and Fancy by Frank Richard Stockton