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    underpin

    underpin - Dictionary definition and meaning for word underpin

    Definition
    (verb) support from beneath Definition
    (verb) support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm
    Synonyms : bear out , corroborate , support
    Example Sentence
    • The stories and claims were born out by the evidence
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for underpin

(under+pin)..A pin usually prevents things from moving & provides strong support..so under (beneath) + pin (support)

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read pin as iron bars. under iron bars support the building from beneath. form foundation of it

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