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Translation of "sustain" - English-Turkish dictionary

sustain

verb [T]     /səˈsteɪn/
CONTINUE
to cause or allow something to continue for a period of time sürdürmek, devam ettirmek The team may not be able to sustain this level of performance.Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people
SUPPORT
to support someone or something so that they can live or exist güç/umut/cesaret vermek, tahammül gücü vermek The money he received was hardly enough to sustain a wife and five children.Giving, providing and supplyingBacking, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
sustain damage/injuries/losses formal
If someone or something sustains injuries/damage/losses, etc, they are injured/damaged, etc. yaralı/hasarlı/kayıpları olmak Experiencing and sufferingInjuring and injuriesDamaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
(Definition of sustain from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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