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Etymology 1

Old French supplier

Verb

Infinitive
to supply

Third person singular
supplies

Simple past
supplied

Past participle
-

Present participle
supplying

to supply (third-person singular simple present supplies, present participle supplying, simple past and past participle supplied)
  1. (transitive) To provide (something), to make (something) available for use.
  2. (transitive) To furnish or equip with.
  3. (transitive) To compensate for, or make up a deficiency of.
  4. (intransitive) To act as a substitute.
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Noun

Singular
supply

Plural
supplies

supply (supplies)
  1. (uncountable) The act of supplying.
    supply and demand
  2. (countable) An amount of something supplied.
    A supply of good drinking water is essential.
  3. (in plural) provisions.
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Etymology 2

supple + -ly

Adverb

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Positive
supply

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. In a supple manner, with suppleness.

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