bolster
[ bohl-ster ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Old English; Germanic of Germanic origin; related to Dutch bolster and German Polster
Synonyms
  • support
  • boost
  • pillow
Antonyms
  • obstruct
  • weaken
Definition
a long, often cylindrical, cushion or pillow for a bed, sofa, etc.
Example
The yoga studio provided a bolster for every student.
Usage Over Time

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