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[ささ()··]
sasaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

English Meaning(s) for 支える

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to support; to prop; to sustain; to underlay; to hold up
  2. to hold at bay; to stem; to check

Definition and Synonyms for 支える

Crutch anything that serves as an expedient
Synonyms: 支え, 支える, 支える
Defend argue or speak in defense of
Synonyms: 味方, 幇助, 庇う, 後押し, 後援, 扶助, 扶持, 擁護, 支う, 支える, 支える, 支持, 支援, 補助, 賛成
Maintain support against an opponent
Synonyms: 支う, 支える, 支える
Support the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
Synonyms: サポート, 支え, 支える, 支える, 突っ張り, 突っ張る, 突っ支い
Underlay provide with a base, support, lining, or backing
Synonyms: 支う, 支える, 支える
Keep supply with necessities and support
Synonyms: 扶持, 扶養, 支う, 支える, 支える, 維持, 養う
Support aiding the cause or policy or interests of
Synonyms: サポート, 後押し, 後援, 応援, 支え, 支える, 支える, 支持, 支援
Hold be the physical support of
Synonyms: サポート, 支う, 支える, 支える
Support something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest
Synonyms: サポート, 介助, 介添え, 力添え, 加勢, 加役, 加担, 助力, 助太刀, 助成, 助け船, 協賛, 尻押し, 幇助, 後押し, 後援, 後ろ盾, 応援, お手伝い, 扶助, 扶持, 掩護射撃, 援助, 援護, 支え, 支える, 支える, 支持, 支援, 救い, 救う, 肩入れ, お蔭, 補助, 賛助
Shore support by placing against something solid or rigid
Synonyms: 支う, 支える, 支える
Underlay put (something) under or beneath
Synonyms: 支う, 支える, 支える
Underlay raise or support (the level of printing) by inserting a piece of paper or cardboard under the type
Synonyms: 支う, 支える, 支える
Hold remain in a certain state, position, or condition
Synonyms: 保つ, 保持, 持つ, 持する, 支う, 支える, 支える, 続く, 続ける, 維持, 長持ち
Prop a support placed beneath or against something to keep it from shaking or falling
Synonyms: 支え, 支える, 支える, 支柱, 突っ張り, 突っ張る
Support any device that bears the weight of another thing
Synonyms: 支え, 支える, 支える
Support supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
Synonyms: 土台, 支え, 支える, 支える, 支柱, 突っ張り, 突っ張る, 突っ支い, 突っ支い棒
Hold carry the weight of
Synonyms: サポート, 支う, 支える, 支える

Meanings for each kanji in 支える

branch; support; sustain; branch radical (no. 65) Kanji Details »

Categories 支える is a member of

Expedient a means to an end
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Activity any specific behavior
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Argue present reasons and arguments
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Confirm strengthen or make more firm
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Supply give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance
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Help the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
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Hold be the physical support of
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Set put into a certain place or abstract location
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Lift raise from a lower to a higher position
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Hold have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
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Continue continue a certain state, condition, or activity
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Device an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
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Support supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
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Influence a cognitive factor that tends to have an effect on what you do
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Supporting Structure a structure that serves to support something
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 支える

Conjugations for 支える

masu stem Form
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sasae
Negative stem Form
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sasae
te-form
[ささ()··]
sasaete
Negative te-form Form
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sasaenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()··]
sasaeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaenai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()··]
sasaeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaenakatta
Presumptive Form
[ささ()···]
sasaeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sasaemasen
Past Indicative Form
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sasaemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sasaemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaetakunai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaetakunakatta
te-form
[ささ()····]
sasaetakute
Negative te-form Form
[ささ()······]
sasaetakunakute
Adverbial Form
[ささ()···]
sasaetaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()··]
sasaero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaetara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()···]
sasaetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaerarenakatta
te-form
[ささ()····]
sasaerarete
Negative te-form Form
[ささ()······]
sasaerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·········]
sasaeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaerarenakatta
te-form
[ささ()····]
sasaerarete
Negative te-form Form
[ささ()······]
sasaerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·········]
sasaeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaesasenai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()····]
sasaesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaesasenakatta
te-form
[ささ()····]
sasaesasete
Negative te-form Form
[ささ()······]
sasaesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()·····]
sasaesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·········]
sasaesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()······]
sasaesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()·········]
sasaesaserarenakatta
te-form
[ささ()······]
sasaesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
[ささ()········]
sasaesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ささ()·······]
sasaesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()········]
sasaesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ささ()········]
sasaesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ささ()···········]
sasaesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 支える

And at times when I became discouraged with trying to reconcile working and bringing up children, it was my husband who helped to maintain my determination.
Only hope can keep me together now.
That amount of crops isn't enough to support their economy.
Is this ladder strong enough to bear my weight?
The ice is not thick enough to hold our weight.

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