Synonyms of 'buttress'

abutment, affirm, alpenstock, arc-boutant, arm, athletic supporter, attest, authenticate, back, backbone, backing, bandeau, bank, beam, bear, bearer, bear out, bolster, bra, brace, bracer, bracket, brassiere, breakwater, bulwark, cane, carrier, Carry, certify, cervix, circumstantiate, column, confirm, corroborate, corset, cradle, crook, crutch, cushion, document, embankment, finance, fortify, foundation garment, fulcrum, fund, gird, girdle, groin, Guy, harden, hold, invigorate, jetty, jock, jockstrap, jutty, keep, mainstay, maintain, maintainer, mast, neck, pillow, probate, prove, rampart, ratify, refresh, reinforce, reinforcement, reinvigorate, rest, rigging, shore, shoulder, shroud, sprit, staff, stave, stay, steel, stick, stiffen, strengthen, subsidize, substantiate, subvention, support, supporter, sustain, temper, underlie, underpin, underpinning, upbear, upkeep, verify, warrant, validate, uphold, underset, undergird, toughen, spine, prop, pier, nerve, mole