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Focail chosúla: upholder · behold · unfold · unholy · unsold · untold · uphill · toehold · household · upholster
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uphold

1 verb agree with, confirm TRANSITIVEseas le  c m utacaigh le PhrV  c m uthe committee upheld the complaints against the company sheas an coiste leis na gearáin a rinneadh in aghaidh an chomhlachtathe court decided to uphold the appeal against the notice shocraigh an chúirt seasamh leis an achomharc in aghaidh an fhógrathe Tribunal was right to uphold the claim bhí an ceart ag an mBinse tacú leis an éileamhto uphold a decision seasamh le cinneadhthe judge upheld the conviction sheas an breitheamh leis an gciontú 2 verb maintain TRANSITIVEcloígh le PhrV  c m ucaomhnaigh verb  c m uthe council will uphold the highest standards cloífidh an chomhairle leis na caighdeáin is airdethey still uphold a strict moral code cloíonn siad go fóill le cód dian moráltathe local community still upholds the tradition of visiting the well tá sé de nós ag muintir na háite cuairt a thabhairt ar an tobar i gcónaí
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb show support for TRANSITIVEseas le  c m utacaigh le PhrV  c m uto uphold a view seasamh le dearcadh, tacú le dearcadhI'll uphold your right to speak out seasfaidh mé le do cheart labhairt amach