Synonyms of pillar in English:

pillar


See definition of pillar

noun

1‘eight stone pillars supported a dome’

SYNONYMS
column, post, pole, support, upright, vertical, baluster, pier, pile, piling, pilaster, stanchion, standard, prop, buttress
rod, shaft, leg, mast, tower, pylon
obelisk, monolith
technical newel, caryatid, telamon, herm

2‘he was a pillar of his local community’

SYNONYMS
stalwart, mainstay, strength, tower of strength, bastion, rock
leading light, worthy, backbone, support, upholder, champion, torch-bearer