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Translation of "sustain" - English-Spanish dictionary

sustain

verb /səˈstein/
to bear (the weight of) sostener, aguantar The branches could hardly sustain the weight of the fruit.
to give help or strength to mantener, dar fuerzas The thought of seeing her again sustained him throughout his ordeal.
sustainable adjective
able to continue without harming the environment Sostenible sustainable farming.
able to continue for a long period of time Sostenible sustainable growth in the economy.
sustainably adverb
Sosteniblemente sustainably sourced fish.
sustainability noun
Sostenibilidad Improving the sustainability of the food chain is essential in tackling climate change.
(Definition of sustain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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