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Uphold

Up`hold´
v. t.1.To hold up; to lift on high; to elevate.
2.To keep erect; to support; to sustain; to keep from falling; to maintain.
Honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.
- Prov. xxix 3.
3.To aid by approval or encouragement; to countenance; as, to uphold a person in wrongdoing.
Verb1.uphold - keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"
2.uphold - stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals
3.uphold - support against an opponent; "The appellate court upheld the verdict"
Synonyms: maintain
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