GRE Word List

SUSTAIN

to give support or relief to

The meaning of the word sustain is to give support or relief to.

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WordMeaning
trampto walk, tread, or step especially heavily
bucolicof or relating to shepherds or herdsmen : pastoral
paragona model of excellence or perfection
worldlyof, relating to, or devoted to this world and its pursuits rather than to religion or spiritual affairs
attentivemindful
girtha band or strap that encircles the body of an animal to fasten something (such as a saddle) on its back
renounceto give up, refuse, or resign usually by formal declaration
repineto feel or express dejection or discontent : complain
obliterateto remove utterly from recognition or memory
seditionincitement of resistance to or insurrection against lawful authority