Definisi 'sustain'

English to English
noun
1 One who, or that which, upholds or sustains; a sustainer. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
2 lengthen or extend in duration or space Terjemahkan
Example:
We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible
prolong the treatment of the patient
keep up the good work
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3 undergo (as of injuries and illnesses) Terjemahkan
Example:
She suffered a fracture in the accident
He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars
She got a bruise on her leg
He got his arm broken in the scuffle
source: wordnet30

4 provide with nourishment Terjemahkan
Example:
We sustained ourselves on bread and water
This kind of food is not nourishing for young children
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5 supply with necessities and support Terjemahkan
Example:
She alone sustained her family
The money will sustain our good cause
There's little to earn and many to keep
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6 be the physical support of; carry the weight of Terjemahkan
Example:
The beam holds up the roof
He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam
What's holding that mirror?
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7 admit as valid Terjemahkan
Example:
The court sustained the motion
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8 establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts Terjemahkan
Example:
his story confirmed my doubts
The evidence supports the defendant
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9 To keep from falling; to bear; to uphold; to support; as, a foundation sustains the superstructure; a beast sustains a load; a rope sustains a weight. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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