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Verb
To hold up or serve as a foundation for
“They were unable to sustain a coalition.”
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Endure, experience
“One fourth of elderly persons who sustain a hip fracture die within six months of the injury.”
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Strengthen or support physically or mentally
“And it's difficult in a democracy to sustain support for the war.”
Verb
Uphold, affirm, or confirm the justice or validity of
“In my respectful view, the evidentiary predicate required to sustain the order that the applicants stand trial was present.”
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“She had a slab of bread and cheese to sustain her.”
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