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sustain
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The Awakening
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sustain
Used in
The Awakening
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  • She habitually ate chocolates for their sustaining quality; they contained much nutriment in small compass, she said.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The physical need for sleep began to overtake her; the exuberance which had sustained and exalted her spirit left her helpless and yielding to the conditions which crowded her in.  (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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