Synonyms of uphold in English:

uphold


See definition of uphold

verb

1‘the court upheld his claim for damages’

SYNONYMS

confirm, endorse, sustain, validate, ratify, verify, vindicate, justify, approve

support, give one's support to, be supportive of, back, back up, give one's backing to, stand by, champion, defend, come to the defence of, stick up for

ANTONYMS

overturn, oppose

2‘they've a tradition to uphold’

SYNONYMS

maintain, sustain, continue, preserve, protect, keep, hold to, keep alive, keep going, strengthen, nurture

ANTONYMS

abandon