moral support


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moral support

nappoggio morale
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And you are ready to renounce all belief in your good sense, in your knowledge, in your fidelity, in what you thought till then was the best in you, giving you the daily bread of life and the moral support of other men's confidence.
It was evident that he had been summoned rather for the moral support of the stricken ladies than because of any specific aid that he could render.
Several slighting references by name to de Barral revived her animosity against the man, suddenly, as by the effect of unforeseen moral support.
I should have thought you had learned self-reliance on Berande, instead of needing to lean upon the moral support of every whisky-guzzling worthless South Sea vagabond.
When he ventured to blink hastily, he derived some moral support from the green gleam of the starboard light shining feebly upon the flight of rain and sprays.
Why, yes,' said Plornish, taking a chair, and lifting the elder child upon his knee, that he might have the moral support of speaking to a stranger over his head, 'I have been on the wrong side of the Lock myself, and in that way we come to know Miss Dorrit.
Chief Inspector Heat, on the other hand, after watching him for a while, stepped out with the purposeful briskness of a man disregarding indeed the inclemencies of the weather, but conscious of having an authorised mission on this earth and the moral support of his kind.
It has been observed that the routine of daily life, that arbitrary system of trifles, is a great moral support.
Razumov longed desperately for a word of advice, for moral support.
You will hand me what I want and hold the fort in case of accidents, and generally lend me the moral support you've made me require.
That was an unpropitious hour for coming home: it was too early to gain the moral support under ennui of dressing his person for dinner, and too late to undress his mind of the day's frivolous ceremony and affairs, so as to be prepared for a good plunge into the serious business of study.
He was thunder- struck, and as it were deprived of the moral support of his whiskers.