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sustain

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1 to supply with nourishment
  • A granola bar should sustain you long enough to last until lunch.
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2 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it
  • sustained serious injuries in the car crash
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go through

3 to put up with (something painful or difficult)
  • I won't sustain such insolence!
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live with, lump (it), stand for, tough out (it)

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4 to hold up or serve as a foundation for
  • no oxygen to sustain life
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