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prop1

prop1

 
pronunciation:
prap
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: propped, propping, props
definition 1: to support so as to hold in place.
Prop the door open with a broom.
synonyms:
brace, buttress
similar words:
bolster, stake, stay, steady, support, uphold
definition 2: to rest or lean on for support.
He propped his chin on his hands.
similar words:
bolster, brace, lay, stay, support, uphold
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a physical object used to support and hold in place.
We used a stick as a prop to hold the window open.
synonyms:
brace, buttress, stay, support
similar words:
anchor, mainstay, pillar, rest, stake