What is another word for sustaining?

335 synonyms found


[ s_ə_s_t_ˈeɪ_n_ɪ_ŋ], [ səstˈe͡ɪnɪŋ], [ səstˈe‍ɪnɪŋ]

Synonyms for Sustaining:

assisting (adjective) affirming (verb) aiding (verb) assisting (verb) continuing (verb) defending (verb) feeding (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Sustaining:

  1. painting, gaining, chaining, draining, waning, training, straining, caning, feigning, raining, reigning, staining;
  2. disdaining, refraining, ordaining, constraining, containing, retaining, campaigning, maintaining, complaining, detaining, explaining, attaining, restraining, abstaining, obtaining, pertaining, regaining, remaining;
  3. entertaining, ascertaining;

Quotes for Sustaining:

  1. Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world. Kofi Annan.
  2. My view is that targets, properly constructed and applied across public services have been fundamental to past successes and will be an essential part of sustaining progress into the future. John Hutton.
  3. Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life. Wislawa Szymborska.

Adjectives for Sustaining:

  • long.