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Search phrase: sustain

Plays

 15 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.280Which should sustain the bound and high curvetWhich should sustaine the bound and high curuet
Antony and CleopatraAC I.iii.17.1Will not sustain it.Will not sustaine it.
Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.45Well then, sustain me. O!Well then, sustaine me: Oh.
CymbelineCym I.v.112and I doubt not you sustain what you'reand I doubt not you sustaine what y'are
HamletHam I.iii.29Then weigh what loss your honour may sustainThen weigh what losse your Honour may sustaine,
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.ii.39To do them good I would sustain some harm.To doe them good, I would sustayne some harme.
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.5But that you shall sustain moe new disgracesBut that you shall sustaine moe new disgraces,
King LearKL I.iv.329If she sustain him and his hundred knightsIf she sustaine him, and his hundred Knights
King LearKL III.iii.5speak of him, entreat for him, or any way sustain him.speake of him, entreat for him, or any way sustaine him.
King LearKL V.iii.318Rule in this realm, and the gored state sustain.Rule in this Realme, and the gor'd state sustaine.
The Merchant of VeniceMV IV.i.373That doth sustain my house. You take my lifeThat doth sustaine my house: you take my life
OthelloOth V.ii.258A better never did itself sustainA better neuer did it selfe sustaine
Timon of AthensTim V.i.199That nature's fragile vessel doth sustainThat Natures fragile Vessell doth sustaine
Twelfth NightTN I.v.167taken great pains to con it. Good beauties, let me sustaintaken great paines to con it. Good Beauties, let mee sustaine
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.125Your need to sustain.your neede to sustaine.

Poems

 1 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.139 Is but to surfeit, and such griefs sustain Is but to surfet, and such griefes sustaine,

Glossary

 20 result(s).
answeract along with, sustain, respond to
bearsustain, carry through, keep going
bearsustain, support, uphold
carrysustain, support, hold one's own
cherishsupport, foster, sustain
entertainreceive, sustain, meet with
friendbefriend, sustain, assist
holdsupport, uphold, sustain
holdsustain, maintain, keep up
sufferundergo, sustain, endure
supplymaintain, provide for, sustain
supportendure, bear, sustain
sustainendure, withstand, support
sustainprovide for, furnish with necessities
sustainreceive, undergo, experience
sustaintake up a position, have a place
tendserve, promote, sustain
undergosupport, sustain, bear
upholdmaintain, sustain, keep intact
vouchsafecope with, sustain, be prepared to bear

Thesaurus

 17 result(s).
sustainanswer
sustainbear
sustainbear
sustaincherish
sustainundergo
sustaincarry
sustainuphold
sustaintend
sustainsupport
sustainvouchsafe
sustainhold
sustainsuffer
sustainentertain
sustainsupply
sustainhold
sustainfriend
sustain, power toholding

Words Families

 4 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SUSTAINBASICsustain v, sustaining adj, sustaining n, sustenance n
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