What does Bolstered mean?

Bolstered meaning in General Dictionary

Supported upheld

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  • of Bolster
  • Supported; upheld.
  • Swelled completely.

Bolstered meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Bolster

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  • (a.) Supported; upheld.
  • (a.) Swelled completely.

Sentence Examples with the word Bolstered

When the Riksdag met in 1760, the indignation against the Hat leaders was so violent that an impeachment seemed inevitable; but once more the superiority of their parliamentary tactics prevailed, and when, after a session of twenty months, the Riksdag was brought to a close by the mutual consent of both the exhausted factions, the Hat government was bolstered up for another four years.

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