Meaning of “sustenance” in the English Dictionary

"sustenance" in American English

See all translations

sustenancenoun [ U ]

/ˈsʌs·tə·nəns/

food, or the energy and other things food provides people and animals to keep them strong and healthy:

The ranch animals get a lot of their sustenance from grazing.

(Definition of “sustenance” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!