nutriment, nourishment, nutrition, sustenance, aliment, alimentation, victuals(noun)
a source of materials to nourish the body
support, keep, livelihood, living, bread and butter, sustenance(noun)
the financial means whereby one lives
"each child was expected to pay for their keep"; "he applied to the state for support"; "he could no longer earn his own livelihood"
sustenance, sustentation, sustainment, maintenance, upkeep(noun)
the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
"they were in want of sustenance"; "fishing was their main sustainment"
Something that provides support or nourishment.
the act of sustaining; support; maintenance; subsistence; as, the sustenance of the body; the sustenance of life
that which supports life; food; victuals; provisions; means of living; as, the city has ample sustenance
Origin: [OF. sustenance, sostenance, soustenance: cf. L. sustenentia endurance. See Sustain.]
The numerical value of sustenance in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of sustenance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Turn to your community and the great earth for sustenance and knowledge.
Life is a battle between faith and reason in which each feeds upon the other, drawing sustenance from it and destroying it.
I define comfort as self-acceptance. When we finally learn that self-care begins and ends with ourselves, we no longer demand sustenance and happiness from others.
Life has . taught me not to expect success to be the inevitable result of my endeavors. She taught me to seek sustenance from the endeavor itself, but to leave the result to God.
We have several types of victims, not all are victims due to the destruction of their homes, there are people who remain without jobs and whose only form of sustenance was tourism, which momentarily is nonexistent.
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