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Antonyms for sustainedsus·tained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sustainedadjective

    maintained at length without interruption or weakening

    "sustained flight"

    Antonyms:
    noncontinuous, discontinuous

    Synonyms:
    free burning

  2. free burning, sustainedadjective

    (of an electric arc) continuous

    "heat transfer to the anode in free burning arcs"

    Antonyms:
    discontinuous, noncontinuous

    Synonyms:
    free burning

How to use sustained in a sentence?

  1. Ellen Stofan:

    Mars is the other body in the solar system that we're very likely to find that life evolved, so being able to have a laboratory on Mars, being able to have some sort of sustained human presence on Mars in the future, I think is critically important for science.

  2. Zhang Xiaojin:

    Imports from March have shown a recovery, which is related to the increase in domestic prices, and I believe that the recovery will be sustained into April and May.

  3. Sarah Jackson:

    Given that the rate of long-term success in quitting tends to be low, this is very unlikely to translate to a million fewer smokers in the UK, which would be a large decline in prevalence, at this relatively early stage of the pandemic, we don't yet have a great deal of information on its impact on smoking and quitting behavior. Other data sources are not yet showing evidence of a large drop in smoking prevalence ; it will be interesting to see if a substantial decline in smoking becomes evident over the coming months, and if so, whether this translates to a sustained reduction in the number of smokers in the UK.

  4. Brendan Phillips:

    While rates are always unpredictable, sustained record lows are looking less likely in light of recent events.

  5. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    Sustained growth is required, particularly in the poorest regions, to catch up with decent living standards and to live a life of dignity, opportunity and hope.

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