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supportive

adjective
 
 
/səˈpɔː.tɪv/ US  /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ɪv/
showing agreement and giving encouragement
支持的;鼓勵的;擁護的
Doubts about the government's policies are being expressed even by people who have been supportive of the government in the past.
連過去一直擁護政府的人也對其政策表示質疑。
Backing, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
approving giving help and encouragement
支持的,鼓勵的,給予幫助的
Children with supportive parents often do better at school than those without.
常受到父母鼓勵的孩子在學校的表現往往比那些得不到父母鼓勵的孩子要好。
Kind and thoughtfulHelping and co-operating
supportively
 
 
/səˈpɔː.tɪv.li/ US  /-pɔːr.t̬ɪv-/ adverb
Kind and thoughtfulHelping and co-operating
supportiveness
 
 
/səˈpɔː.tɪv.nəs/ US  /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ɪv-/ noun [U]
Kind and thoughtfulHelping and co-operating
Translations of “supportive”
in Russian оказывающий поддержку, верный…
in Turkish destekleyici, arka çıkan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 支持的, 鼓励的, 拥护的…
in Polish pomocny…
(Definition of supportive from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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