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upa-tthambheti

, °bhayati, pr. 3 sg. caus. [sa.
upastambhayati], to shore up, prop up, sustain,
strengthen, help; to confirm
(in), support (speech, posi-
tion, doctrine
); — forms: pr. ~eti; part. ~ento, med.
~ayamāno; pot. ~eyya; aor. ~esi; inf. ~etuṁ; abs.
~etvā; — poss. ~iyati, see prec.; — dāruṁ . . .
haritvā attano vihārassa kuḍḍaṁ ~esi, "propped up
the wattle-and-daub wall. . .",
Vin III 65,20; mañca-
pāde ~etvā, "having wedged up...", Ja I 447,18;
gehe patante aññena dārunā ~eyya, Mil 36,23, quoted
Spk II 26,19; kabaliṅkārâhāro (kāyaṁ) ~ento āhāra-
kiccaṁ sādheti, Spk II 26,9 = 22; uṇhodaka-accha-
yāgu-ādīhi sakkā vatthuṁ ~etuṁ, Sv 113,21; atha
naṁ (bhikkhuṁ) satthā ~ayamāno, Ja I 127,8 =
Dhp-a III 73,7; attānaṁ ~etvā (Vessantara after do-
nation of children
), Cp-a 93,5; tesaṁ cittaṁ ~etvā anā-
vatti-dhamme katvā, Ud-a 317,9; cittaṁ paggaṇhāti
sampaggaṇhāti ~eti paccupatthambheti, Vibh 209,11;
sace pana lajjī alajjiṁ . . . dhamma-kathāya ajjhe-
sati, kulesu ~eti, Sp 695,18; thapatino vādaṁ ~etuṁ
(bhagavā) imaṁ dhamma-desanaṁ ārabhi, Spk III
80,14.