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Synonyms for pedestal

Synonyms for (noun) pedestal

Synonyms: base, stand, pedestal Definition: a support or foundation Usage: the base of the lamp

Similar words: support Definition: any device that bears the weight of another thing Usage: there was no place to attach supports for a shelf

Synonyms: pedestal, footstall, plinth Definition: an architectural support or base (as for a column or statue)

Similar words: support Definition: supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation Usage: the statue stood on a marble support

Synonyms: pedestal Definition: a position of great esteem (and supposed superiority) Usage: they put him on a pedestal

Similar words: status, position Definition: the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society Usage: he had the status of a minor; the novel attained the status of a classic; atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life