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mainstay

synonym (synonym of mainstay)

hypernym (mainstay IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a central cohesive source of support and stability (noun.cognition)
    something providing immaterial assistance to a person or cause or interest (noun.cognition)
     
  • a prominent supporter (noun.person)
    a person who backs a politician or a team etc. (noun.person)
     
  • the forestay that braces the mainmast (noun.artifact)
    an adjustable stay from the foremast to the deck or bowsprit; controls the bending of the mast (noun.artifact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from mainstay)

  • a central cohesive source of support and stability (noun.cognition)
    fix firmly and stably (verb.contact)
     
synonym hypernym derivation pillar anchor backbone keystone forestay support admirer anchor ground

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