Definitions For Sustenance


  • The act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
  • A source of materials to nourish the body
  • The financial means whereby one lives
  • Something (such as food) that keeps someone or something alive
  • Something that gives support, help, or strength

Is Sustenance a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Sustenance is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sustenance in a Sentence

  • Tree bark provides deer with sustenance in periods of drought.
  • The village depends on the sea for sustenance.
  • She draws spiritual sustenance from daily church attendance.

Synonyms for Sustenance

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