Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
mainstay /'meinstei/
  • danh từ
    • (hàng hải) dây néo cột buồm chính
    • (nghĩa bóng) chỗ dựa chính, rường cột, trụ cột
Thesaurus Dictionary
main or chief or principal support, anchor (to windward), sheet anchor, bulwark, buttress, linchpin, main or greatest strength:
David remains the mainstay of the sales force.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[usually sing.] ~ (of sth) a person or thing that is the most important part of sth and enables it to exist or be successful: He is the mainstay of our theatre group. + Cocoa is the country's economic mainstay. + Love songs form the mainstay of his act.

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