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English

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Pronunciation

Etymology

to support + -er

Noun

Singular
supporter

Plural
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  1. Something that supports a structure such as a building.
  2. A person who supports, promotes, advocates or champions a cause or movement; an adherent.
  3. (heraldry) An animal or figure that supports a shield in a coat of arms.
  4. A garter worn around the leg to support a sock or stocking
    • 1957, J. D. Salinger, "Zooey", in, 1961, Franny and Zooey, 1991 LB Books edition, page 117,
      From the radiator, where he was attaching supporters to his socks, Zooey glanced up at her.

French

Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] supportare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /sy.pɔʁ.te/

Verb

supporter

  1. to support
  2. to bear
    Je ne supporte pas le mot injustice. (François Pérusse) - I can't bear the word injustice.
Conjugation

Etymology 2

From English supporter

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /sy.pɔʁ.tɛʁ/

Noun

supporter m. (plural supporters)

  1. (sports) supporter, fan

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