What does sustained mean?

Definitions for sustained
sus·tained

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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

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  

How to pronounce sustained?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say sustained in sign language?

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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. Rebecca Lehto:

    It is critically important that all cancer patients with mental health difficulties are thoroughly evaluated by a professional provider to determine their individualized needs with sustained follow-up over time.

  2. Michael Bowers:

    Over 4 million Syrians are now registered refugees in other countries, over half of those are children. As 2015 draws to a close, protection and humanitarian aid in Syria have reached a record high, and in the absence of a viable peace, the situation is expected to deteriorate and require even more sustained humanitarian support in the coming year.

  3. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking.

  4. Peter Metzger:

    This most recent attack is yet further evidence of a complex web of threats that are capable of sophisticated, sustained attacks against both soft and hard targets.

  5. Zhang Xiaojin:

    Imports from March have shown a recovery, which is related to the increase in domestic prices, and I believe that the recovery will be sustained into April and May.

Images & Illustrations of sustained

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