What does sustained mean?

Definitions for sustained
sus·tained

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sustained.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sustained(adj)

    maintained at length without interruption or weakening

    "sustained flight"

  2. free burning, sustained(adj)

    (of an electric arc) continuous

    "heat transfer to the anode in free burning arcs"

Wiktionary

  1. sustained(Adjective)

    held continuously at a certain level

  2. sustained(Adjective)

    held at a certain pitch

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sustained

    of Sustain

  2. Sustained(adj)

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

How to pronounce sustained?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say sustained in sign language?

  1. sustained

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. Clarkesville Police Chief Brad Barrett:

    We’re not sure how the gunshot wound was sustained.

  2. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking.

  3. Andrew Schneider:

    People are simply incapable of prolonged, sustained goodness.

  4. David Schenker:

    It remains to be seen whether this desire for revenge will be sustained.

  5. Hebrew Proverb:

    Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence.

Images & Illustrations of sustained

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