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sustain
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Washington Square
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  • She had to show herself half an hour later, and she was sustained at table by the immensity of her desire that her father should not perceive that anything had happened.  (not reviewed by editor)

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