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sus·tained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sustainedadjective

    maintained at length without interruption or weakening

    "sustained flight"

  2. free burning, sustainedadjective

    (of an electric arc) continuous

    "heat transfer to the anode in free burning arcs"

Wiktionary

  1. sustainedadjective

    held continuously at a certain level

  2. sustainedadjective

    held at a certain pitch

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sustained

    of Sustain

  2. Sustainedadjective

    held up to a certain pitch, degree, or level; uniform; as, sustained pasion; a sustained style of writing; a sustained note in music

Editors Contribution

  1. sustained

    At a moderate level with an accurate amount or number.

    They had a sustained way of living.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sustained in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sustained in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of sustained in a Sentence

  1. Kirt Gardner:

    Nevertheless, a sustained period of depressed energy prices could result in increased credit loss expense for this sub-segment of our portfolio.

  2. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    The most significant aspect of any long term sustained relationship is trust; not even love is stronger; hence, you can love someone without trust.

  3. Paul Roberts:

    After days of heat, we were in some uncharted territory yesterday with record heat and record load sustained well into the night.

  4. Steven Baffico:

    We're starting to feel some of the knock on effects from energy and distress in those markets, over the last couple of days, that's spread into the financial system. It's difficult to find a lot of momentum to the upside for any sustained period of time.

  5. Ron DeSantis:

    You look at how this disease is transmitted, it's transmitted overwhelmingly when you are in close, sustained contact with people, usually in an indoor environment, going forward, we got to be promoting people to get exercise, do it in a good way, to do it in a safe way.

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