moral support


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moral support

Emotional or psychological backing, as opposed to material help. For example, There's not much I can do at the doctor's office, but I'll come with you to give you moral support . [Late 1800s]
See also: moral, support
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I have got the papers, and I was very glad of moral support from Mahbub.
I feel as if I shall need your company and your moral support today.
If I put him in prison too soon, I may very likely give him, so to speak, moral support, he-he
On the other hand, here come whole tribes of people whose physical lives are but a deteriorated variety of life, and themselves a meaner species of mankind; so sad an effect has been wrought by the tainted breath of cities, scanty and unwholesome food, destructive modes of labor, and the lack of those moral supports that might partially have counteracted such bad influences.
SRINAGAR -- Dukhtran-e-Millat from occupied Kashmir has welcomed reiteration of his resolve by Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif for continuing political, diplomatic and moral support to people of Kashmir in their struggle for their right to self determination.
Summary: Prime Minister Tammam Salam held a series of meetings with foreign and Arab officials Tuesday and said moral support offered to Lebanon at the U.
EASTENDERS (8pm BBC1) LINDA is in court today to show Mick some moral support - and Cora's there to give moral support to Linda.
May we take this opportunity to not only thank everyone who supported us financially, but also the loyal Geordie fans who gave us their vocal and moral support throughout.
Volodymyr Lakomov, said on Wednesday that his country expected moral support from Pakistan while also terming the Russian 'aggression' as a challenge not just for Europe for the whole world, Local TV reported.
KARACHI -- Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said that the whole nation is united for moral support to Kashmiris in getting their right to self-determination.
Manager Altaf Kazi said the project, which also provides financial aid, moral support and life skill training for the homeless, has seen an increase in people coming to them for food.
The project is to clarify which models the moral support have been proven in practice and develop recommendations for the design of development programs.
She said HRH the Premier's interest in society's various segments, especially the children, enhances the psychological and moral support and help in achieving their wishes, hailing HRH's patriarchal sense and interest in supporting charitable and humanitarian work, and wished him good health and wellness to continue pushing the process of construction and development for the benefit of the Kingdom of Bahrain and its people.
The visit of the delegates hoped to give moral support to people in Gaza after the most recent Israeli attacks .
ACTRESSES and close friends Jennifer Garner and Reese Witherspoon have been providing moral support to each other, as they attempt to get back to their pre-pregnancy figures.