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sustain
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sustain
Used in
The Merchant of Venice
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  • Nay, take my life and all, pardon not that: You take my house when you do take the prop That doth sustain my house; you take my life When you do take the means whereby I live.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sustained through the ages
as in: sustained by her faith
as in: sustained wounds
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