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    uphold

    uphold - Dictionary definition and meaning for word uphold

    Definition
    (verb) keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
    Synonyms : bear on , carry on , continue , preserve
    Example Sentence
    • preserve the peace in the family
    • continue the family tradition
    • Carry on the old traditions
    Definition
    (verb) stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals Definition
    (verb) support against an opponent
    Synonyms : maintain
    Example Sentence
    • The appellate court upheld the verdict
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