Synonyms for sustentation

Synonyms for (noun) sustentation

Synonyms: sustainment, sustenance, sustentation, upkeep, maintenance

Definition: the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence

Usage: they were in want of sustenance; fishing was their main sustainment

Similar words: support

Definition: the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities

Usage: his support kept the family together; they gave him emotional support during difficult times