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sustain

see definition of sustain
  • verbkeep up, maintain
  • verbendure, experience
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Synonyms for sustain

verb keep up, maintain
  • assist
  • bolster
  • buoy
  • continue
  • defend
  • help
  • nurse
  • preserve
  • save
  • aid
  • approve
  • back
  • bankroll
  • bear
  • befriend
  • brace
  • buttress
  • carry
  • comfort
  • confirm
  • convey
  • endorse
  • favor
  • feed
  • foster
  • lug
  • nourish
  • nurture
  • pack
  • prolong
  • prop
  • protract
  • ratify
  • relieve
  • supply
  • support
  • tote
  • transfer
  • transport
  • uphold
  • validate
  • verify
  • go for
  • keep alive
  • keep from falling
  • keep going
  • lend a hand
  • provide for
  • shore up
  • stand by
  • stick up for

Antonyms for sustain

  • harm
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • obstruct
  • stop
  • abbreviate
  • condemn
  • contradict
  • deny
  • deprive
  • disagree
  • disapprove
  • discourage
  • disprove
  • hold
  • ignore
  • injure
  • invalidate
  • keep
  • let down
  • let go
  • maintain
  • neglect
  • oppose
  • refuse
  • reject
  • shorten
  • starve
  • take
  • trouble
  • veto
  • weaken
  • abstain
  • discontinue
  • halt
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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verb. perform service

afford

verb. able to have or do; within financial means
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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