verb (used with object)
Origin of support
Examples from the Web for well-supported
According to a well-supported statement in Forspjallsljod (see No. 123), Ivalde was the father of two groups of children.Teutonic Mythology, Vol. 1 of 3|Viktor Rydberg, Ph.D.
The neglect of well-supported, well-regulated hospitals, has recoiled on the Spaniards.Gatherings From Spain|Richard Ford
They immediately hastened to the roofs, and began a well-supported fire on the Assiniboins.
Indeed, the Law of the Dissipation of Energy is an intelligent and well-supported denial of the chimera of perpetual motion.The Theistic Conception of the World|B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) Cocker
This letter is of great length, and is written in a well-supported strain of splendid irony all through.
British Dictionary definitions for well-supported (1 of 2)
adjective (well supported when postpositive)
British Dictionary definitions for well-supported (2 of 2)
- to play a subordinate role to
- to accompany (the feature) in a film programme