sustained

definition: 
maintained at length without interruption or weakening
sentence: 
Sustained rainfall is the only hope they have for relief from the drought.
The Director's new thriller is an exercise in sustained creepy atmospherics that takes place in large part underground.
difficulty: 
very easy
toefl frequency: 
3
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adjective: 
sustained
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sustain
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noun: 
sustenance
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