Definition of unsustained in English:


Syllabification: un·sus·tained
Pronunciation: /ˌənsəˈstānd


  • Not prolonged for an extended period or without interruption.
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    • This period saw the introduction of unsustained stabilisation of structural adjustment policies.
    • Fahrenheit 9 / 11's hodgepodge of unsustained narratives leaves it, like Bowling for Columbine, a great discussion starter, but not really a great movie.
    • The city and the country cannot afford to repeat the old approach: moving on with huge projects that are often associated with flaws, yet based on a fragile and unsustained basis.

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