Meaning of supportive
Pronunciation: (su-pôr'tiv, -pōr'-), [key]
- giving support.
- providing sympathy or encouragement: His family was supportive of his attempts to be a writer.
- providing additional help, information, etc.; auxiliary: manufacturers of supportive materials.
- helping to maintain a normal physiological balance, as by the intravenous administration of required nutriment.
- supportive (Thesaurus)