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sustain
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Twelfth Night
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  • Good beauties, let me sustain no scorn; I am very comptible, even to the least sinister usage.
  • ] ’I am gone, sir, And anon, sir, I’ll be with you again, In a trice, Like to the old vice, Your need to sustain; Who with dagger of lath, In his rage and his wrath, Cries ah, ha! to the devil: Like a mad lad, Pare thy nails, dad.

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as in: sustained by her faith Define
provide support or necessities
as in: sustained through the ages Define
to continue through time
as in: sustained wounds Define
to suffer (as of injury, damage, or loss)
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