[suhs-tuh n-tey-shuh n] /ˌsʌs tənˈteɪ ʃən/
maintenance in being or activity; the sustaining of life through vital processes.
provision with means or funds for upkeep.
means of sustaining life; sustenance.
a less common word for sustenance
noun 1. the act of sustaining. 2. the state or quality of being sustained.
[soo s-tin-e-oh ah-lahs; English suh-stin-ee-oh ey-las] /sʊsˈtɪn ɛˌoʊ ˈɑ lɑs; English sʌˈstɪn iˌoʊ ˈeɪ læs/ Latin. 1. I sustain the wings: motto of the U.S. Air Force.
noun 1. an institutionalized kinship group among the Dobuans, composed of a woman, her brother, and the woman’s children. noun 1. a variant form of sou-sou noun 1. (pl) -su, -sus. a member of a Negroid people of W Africa, living chiefly in Guinea, the Sudan, and Sierra Leone 2. the language of this people, […]
adjective 1. softly murmuring; whispering.