- to bear up; raise aloft; sustain or support.
Origin of upbear
Related Words for upborebolster, reinforce, hold, uphold, vindicate, confirm, defend, advocate, encourage, endorse, promote, justify, buttress, bulwark, strengthen, support, prop, sustain, underpin, carry
Examples from the Web for upbore
Historical Examples of upbore
Hildebrand struggled to rise; Sebastian upbore at one side, Odon at the other.God Wills It!
William Stearns Davis
Some people love to garner up and cherish mementos of the dead; and dead enough are the tremulous flutterings they then upbore.
One thought, however, upbore Frieda until she was able to withdraw from the dining room.The Ranch Girls in Europe
Deep and raggedly they drove, impelled by the brief flash of power that upbore their owner.Lad: A Dog
Albert Payson Terhune