Definition of Sustainer

1. Noun. Someone who upholds or maintains. "They are sustainers of the idea of democracy"

Exact synonyms: Maintainer, Upholder
Generic synonyms: Admirer, Booster, Champion, Friend, Protagonist, Supporter
Derivative terms: Maintain, Sustain, Uphold, Uphold



Definition of Sustainer

1. n. One who, or that which, sustains.

Definition of Sustainer

1. Noun. One who sustains. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sustainer

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sustainer

sussultatory
sussuration
sussurations
sustain
sustainability
sustainable
sustainable building
sustainable development
sustainable tourist
sustainably
sustained
sustained emotion
sustained yield
sustained yields
sustainedly
sustainer (current term)
sustainers
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sustaining program
sustainingly
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sustainments
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sustenances
sustentacle
sustentacles
sustentacular
sustentatio

Literary usage of Sustainer

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1. Animal Locomotion: Or, Walking, Swimming, and Flying, with a Dissertation on by James Bell Pettigrew (1883)
"The Wing acts as an Elevator, Propeller, and sustainer, both during extension and flexion.—The wing, as has been explained, is recovered or drawn off the ..."

2. Christ in Creation and Ethical Monism by Augustus Hopkins Strong (1899)
"... that the Christian Church from the beginning has been the great advocate and sustainer of education. The university has been the outgrowth of the church ..."

3. Christ in Creation and Ethical Monism by Augustus Hopkins Strong (1899)
"... and sustainer of education. The university has been the outgrowth of the church, and though the university in these modern days so often forgets her ..."

4. The Works of William E. Channing, D.D. by William Ellery Channing (1894)
"the Creator and sustainer of the boundless universe is the Lover of persons. And it unfolds, with utmost simplicity, the laws of order, — whereby the ..."

5. Design in Nature: Illustrated by Spiral and Other Arrangements in the by James Bell Pettigrew (1908)
"The Wing acts as an Elevator, Propeller, and sustainer, both during Extension and Flexion. The wing, as has been explained ..."

6. Voices of the Soul Answered in God by John Reid (1866)
"CHAPTER 1Y, THE LAW BROKEN: THE DIVINE sustainer OF LAW. SECTION I. MAN A TRANSGRESSOR OF LAW. THE above statement involves a number of distinct ..."

7. Outlines of Analogical Philosophy: Being a Primary View of the Principles by George Field (1839)
"... and of which God is the sovereign source, sustainer, and supreme end. THE END. ... sustainer ..."

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