Detailed Translations for sustain from English to French


to sustain verb (sustains, sustained, sustaining)

  1. to sustain (endure; bear; stand)
    soutenir; endurer; souffrir; supporter; tenir le coup; tolérer; dépenser; se consommer; subir; traverser; débourser
    • soutenir verb (soutiens, soutient, soutenons, soutenez, )
    • endurer verb (endure, endures, endurons, endurez, )
    • souffrir verb (souffre, souffres, souffrons, souffrez, )
    • supporter verb (supporte, supportes, supportons, supportez, )
    • tolérer verb (tolère, tolères, tolérons, tolérez, )
    • dépenser verb (dépense, dépenses, dépensons, dépensez, )
    • subir verb (subis, subit, subissons, subissez, )
    • traverser verb (traverse, traverses, traversons, traversez, )
    • débourser verb (débourse, débourses, déboursons, déboursez, )

Conjugations for sustain:

  1. sustain
  2. sustain
  3. sustains
  4. sustain
  5. sustain
  6. sustain
simple past
  1. sustained
  2. sustained
  3. sustained
  4. sustained
  5. sustained
  6. sustained
present perfect
  1. have sustained
  2. have sustained
  3. has sustained
  4. have sustained
  5. have sustained
  6. have sustained
past continuous
  1. was sustaining
  2. were sustaining
  3. was sustaining
  4. were sustaining
  5. were sustaining
  6. were sustaining
  1. shall sustain
  2. will sustain
  3. will sustain
  4. shall sustain
  5. will sustain
  6. will sustain
continuous present
  1. am sustaining
  2. are sustaining
  3. is sustaining
  4. are sustaining
  5. are sustaining
  6. are sustaining
  1. be sustained
  2. be sustained
  3. be sustained
  4. be sustained
  5. be sustained
  6. be sustained
  1. sustain!
  2. let's sustain!
  3. sustained
  4. sustaining
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sustain:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
soutenir adhere to; be attached to; support
supporter advocate; fan; rooter; supporter
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
débourser bear; endure; stand; sustain
dépenser bear; endure; stand; sustain charge through; consume; digest; fly through; pay; spend; spend money; use; use up
endurer bear; endure; stand; sustain bear; continue; drag on; endure; hold on; keep on; keep up; live through; persevere; persist; stand; suffer; tolerate
se consommer bear; endure; stand; sustain run out
souffrir bear; endure; stand; sustain endure; have to pay for; live through; suffer; tolerate
soutenir bear; endure; stand; sustain agree; approve; back up; be of the opinion; carry; carry along; co-operate; comfort; do as if; feign; hold up; keep up; pretend; prop; prop up; sham; shore; support; take the view
subir bear; endure; stand; sustain bear; encounter; endure; experience; feel; live through; persist; stand; suffer; tolerate
supporter bear; endure; stand; sustain bear; continue; drag on; endure; hold on; keep on; keep up; persevere; persist; stand; suffer; tolerate
tenir le coup bear; endure; stand; sustain bear; continue; drag on; endure; hold on; hold one's ground; keep it up; keep on; keep up; persevere; persist; stand; stand firm; stand one's grounds; tolerate
tolérer bear; endure; stand; sustain admit; allow; authorise; authorize; bear; concede; endure; give one's fiat to; grant; learn; permit; stand; submit to; tolerate
traverser bear; endure; stand; sustain beat against the wind; come through; cross; cross over; endure; fly on; fly through; hike; live through; move over; pass through; pass through by boat; ply against the wind; sail against the wind; tack; travel; travel about; travel through; traverse
- affirm; confirm; corroborate; get; have; hold; hold up; keep; keep up; maintain; nourish; nurture; prolong; substantiate; suffer; support

Related Words for "sustain":

Synonyms for "sustain":

Antonyms for "sustain":

  • negate

Related Definitions for "sustain":

  1. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)1
  2. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts1
  3. admit as valid1
    • The court sustained the motion1
  4. supply with necessities and support1
    • She alone sustained her family1
    • The money will sustain our good cause1
  5. provide with nourishment1
    • We sustained ourselves on bread and water1
  6. be the physical support of; carry the weight of1
  7. lengthen or extend in duration or space1
    • We sustained the diplomatic negotiations as long as possible1

Wiktionary Translations for sustain:

  1. to maintain something
  2. to provide for or nourish something
  1. appuyer d’un côté pour soutenir.
  2. placer contre quelque chose.
  3. poursuivre ce qui commencer.
  4. souffrir, supporter avec fermeté, constance.
  5. tenir ferme et fixe.
  6. rendre durable, permanent un phénomène, un objet, une espèce.
  7. Traductions à trier suivant le sens.
  8. sentir de la douleur.
  9. Sustenter, donner de la force ; il se dit des aliments.
  10. marine|fr résister aux coups de vent et de mer.

Cross Translation:
sustain maintenir; conserver erhalten — (transitiv) etwas bewahren
sustain essuyer; subir erleiden — etwas körperlich oder seelisch Unangenehmes erleben; eine unangenehme Erfahrung machen