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Verb
Present participle for to hold up or serve as a foundation for
“They were unable to sustain a coalition.”
Verb
Present participle for endure, experience
“One fourth of elderly persons who sustain a hip fracture die within six months of the injury.”
Verb
Present participle for strengthen or support physically or mentally
“And it's difficult in a democracy to sustain support for the war.”
Verb
Present participle for 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.”
Verb
“She had a slab of bread and cheese to sustain her.”
Verb
(caring for) Looking after someone or something
Adjective
Conducive to or suggestive of good health and physical well-being
Adjective
Adjective
Providing nutrients
Adjective
Of, or relating to food, nutrition or digestion
Adjective
Very durable
Noun
Adjective
Causing to function
Noun
The careful maintaining and protection of something valuable especially in its natural or original state
Adjective
Essential, as an element, principle, or law
Adjective
Serving to alleviate a person's feelings of grief or distress
Noun
The action of carrying something on over time or the state of being carried on
Adjective
Giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses
Noun
A husband's or wife's provision for their spouse after separation or divorce
Adjective
Yielding a profit
Adjective
Having an existence or validity that does not change or diminish
Adjective
Lasting for a considerable time
Adjective
Containing much seasoning, fat, or sugar
Verb
(negative) To experience an emotion or sensation
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