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?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Oprah Winfrey:

    I define joy as a sustained sense of well-being and internal peace - a connection to what matters.

  2. Randy Frederick:

    Valuations are a concerns right now and if we are going to see a sustained rally we really need to see corporate revenue growth and we really haven't seen that.

  3. Hebrew Proverb:

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

  4. Jeanne Marrazzo:

    None of those currently experiencing these worrisome trends ever fulfilled the criteria laid out by the task force, which included a sustained downtrend in the percent positive tests for at least 2 weeks.

  5. Clarkesville Police Chief Brad Barrett:

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

Images & Illustrations of sustained

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