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unsupported

(ˌʌnsəˈpɔːtɪd)
adj
1. not supported physically, financially, or emotionally: unable to sit up unsupported.
2. not upheld by evidence or facts; unsubstantiated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unsupported - not sustained or maintained by nonmaterial aidunsupported - not sustained or maintained by nonmaterial aid; "unsupported accusations"
supported - sustained or maintained by aid (as distinct from physical support); "a club entirely supported by membership dues"; "well-supported allegations"
2.unsupported - not held up or borneunsupported - not held up or borne; "removal of the central post left the roof unsupported"
supported - held up or having the weight borne especially from below; "supported joints in a railroad track have ties directly under the rail ends"
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unsupported

[ˈʌnsəˈpɔːtɪd] ADJ
1. (= unsubstantiated) [allegation] → sin pruebas que lo respalden; [claim, statement] → sin base
2. (= without backup) [troops] → sin refuerzos, sin apoyo; [expedition] → sin apoyo (Pol) [candidate] → sin apoyo, no respaldado por nadie; (financially) [mother] → sin ayuda económica
3. (physically) [person] → sin ayuda
he was too weak to walk unsupportedestaba demasiado débil para andar sin ayuda
4. (Archit, Constr) [structure, wall] → sin sujeción

unsupported

[ˌʌnsəˈpɔːrtɪd] adj
(= unsubstantiated) [claim] → sans fondement; [theory] → qui n'est pas corroboré(e); [allegations] → non fondé(e)
(= without financial support) [person] → sans soutien financier
(= without physical support) [person] → sans aide; [building, wall] → sans support

unsupported

adj roof, personungestützt, ohne Stütze; troopsohne Unterstützung; motheralleinstehend; familyohne Unterhalt; claim, theoryohne Beweise, nicht auf Fakten gestützt; statementunbestätigt, durch nichts gestützt; if such families were unsupported by the Statewenn solche Familien nicht vom Staat unterstützt würden; should the bank leave us financially unsupportedsollte die Bank uns finanziell nicht absichern; the candidate/motion was unsupportedder Kandidat/Antrag fand keine Unterstützung; unsupported by evidencenicht durch Beweise gestützt

unsupported

[ˌʌnsəˈpɔːtɪd] adj (claim) → senza fondamento; (theory) → non dimostrato/a; (mother) → senza aiuti finanziari
References in classic literature ?
New York, situated as she is, would never be unwise enough to oppose a feeble and unsupported flank to the weight of that confederacy.
Such appellants, unsupported by money, interest, or power, seldom make out a very strong case for reparation of any sort, in this righteous world of ours, and had it not been for the goodness of the dauphine it is probable that the vicomtesse and her grand-daughter would have been reduced to downright beggary.
Reuter possessed marvellous tact; but tact the most exclusive, unsupported by sincerity, will sometimes fail of its effect; thus, on this occasion, the longer she preached about the necessity of being indulgent to the governess pupil, the more impatient I felt as I listened.
Should she be found by any one of the three powers, her unsupported story would be sufficient to turn them all against us.
These ghosts made me to sweat in bed, not merely that night, but often when some new shock brought them back in force, yet, unsupported, they would have disturbed me little by day.
I did not feel called on to volunteer any statement of my own private convictions, in the first place, because my doing so could serve no practical purpose, now that all proof in support of any surmises of mine was burnt with the burnt register; in the second place, because I could not have intelligibly stated my opinion--my unsupported opinion--without disclosing the whole story of the conspiracy, and producing beyond a doubt the same unsatisfactory effect an the mind of the coroner and the jury, which I had already produced on the mind of Mr.
In the luckless and unsupported regiment which made that rash attempt at the Black River there was a certain Captain Keith, who was at that time engaged to St.
But the pillar remained miraculously suspended in the air, and, unsupported itself, supported then and still supports the roof.
Had it not been for this utter stranger, they had succeeded, for who would have accepted my unsupported word against the damning evidence of those cards hidden on my person?
United to their parents by ties no stronger than those which use had created, there had been great danger, as Ishmael had foreseen, that the overloaded hive would swarm, and leave him saddled with the difficulties of a young and helpless brood, unsupported by the exertions of those, whom he had already brought to a state of maturity.
Limbkins: 'I hope the magistrates will not form the opinion that the authorities have been guilty of any improper conduct, on the unsupported testimony of a child.
But Mr Cheggs came not alone or unsupported, for he prudently brought along with him his sister, Miss Cheggs, who making straight to Miss Sophy and taking her by both hands, and kissing her on both cheeks, hoped in an audible whisper that they had not come too early.