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    bolster

    bolster - Dictionary definition and meaning for word bolster

    Definition
    (noun) a pillow that is often put across a bed underneath the regular pillows
    Synonyms : long pillow
    Definition
    (verb) support and strengthen
    Synonyms : bolster up
    Example Sentence
    • bolster morale
    Definition
    (verb) prop up with a pillow or bolster Definition
    (verb) add padding to
    Synonyms : pad
    Example Sentence
    • pad the seat of the chair
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for bolster

RELATE TO BOLT>> USED TO SUPPORT OR REINFORCE

read bolster as booster which mean giving extra energy and hence to support and strengthen someone or something.

usually when thr is a divan in the hall of a house...we place cushions and BOLSTERS (longer cushions)to sit comfortably and for back support

Make Something BOLDer

Bolster actually means , Raise physical or mental Strength

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sounds like foster

Bolster = bol (talk) + ster(star);

Bolster = Fit the bolt for star i.e to support.