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Found 4 items, similar to sustain.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak) Definition: sustain menopang
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: sustain menopang, menumpu
English → English (WordNet) Definition: sustain sustain v 1: lengthen or extend in duration or space; “We sustained the diplomatic negociations as long as possible”; “prolong the treatment of the patient”; “keep up the good work” [syn: prolong, keep up] 2: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); “She suffered a fracture in the accident”; “He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars”; “She got a bruise on her leg”; “He got his arm broken in the scuffle” [syn: suffer, have, get] 3: provide with nourishment; “We sustained ourselves on bread and water”; “This kind of food is not nourishing for young children” [syn: nourish, nurture] 4: supply with necessities and support; “She alone sustained her family”; “The money will sustain our good cause”; “There's little to earn and many to keep” [syn: keep, maintain] 5: be the physical support of; carry the weight of; “The beam holds up the roof”; “He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam”; “What's holding that mirror?” [syn: hold, support, hold up] 6: admit as valid; “The court sustained the motion” 7: establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; “his story confirmed my doubts”; “The evidence supports the defendant” [syn: confirm, corroborate, substantiate, support, affirm] [ant: negate]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Sustain Sustain \Sus*tain"\, n. One who, or that which, upholds or sustains; a sustainer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I waked again, for my sustain was the Lord. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Sustain \Sus*tain"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sustained; p. pr. & vb. n. Sustaining.] [OE. sustenen, susteinen, OF. sustenir, sostenir, F. soutenir (the French prefix is properly fr. L. subtus below, fr. sub under), L. sustinere; pref. sus- (see Sub-) + tenere to hold. See Tenable, and cf. Sustenance.] 1. To keep from falling; to bear; to uphold; to support; as, a foundation sustains the superstructure; a beast sustains a load; a rope sustains a weight. [1913 Webster] Every pillar the temple to sustain. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence, to keep from sinking, as in despondence, or the like; to support. [1913 Webster] No comfortable expectations of another life to sustain him under the evils in this world. --Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 3. To maintain; to keep alive; to support; to subsist; to nourish; as, provisions to sustain an army. [1913 Webster] 4. To aid, comfort, or relieve; to vindicate. --Shak. [1913 Webster] His sons, who seek the tyrant to sustain. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 5. To endure without failing or yielding; to bear up under; as, to sustain defeat and disappointment. [1913 Webster] 6. To suffer; to bear; to undergo. [1913 Webster] Shall Turnus, then, such endless toil sustain? --Dryden. [1913 Webster] You shall sustain more new disgraces. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 7. To allow the prosecution of; to admit as valid; to sanction; to continue; not to dismiss or abate; as, the court sustained the action or suit. [1913 Webster] 8. To prove; to establish by evidence; to corroborate or confirm; to be conclusive of; as, to sustain a charge, an accusation, or a proposition. [1913 Webster] Syn: To support; uphold; subsist; assist; relieve; suffer; undergo. [1913 Webster]

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