Synonyms of sustenance in English:


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See Spanish definition of alimento


1‘without sustenance the creature will die’

nourishment, food, nutriment, nutrition, fare, diet, daily bread, provisions, rations, means of keeping body and soul together
informal grub, chow, scoff
formal comestibles, provender
archaic victuals, vittles, viands, meat
rare aliment

2‘he kept two or three cows for the sustenance of his family’

support, maintenance, keep, means of support, means, living, livelihood, subsistence, income, source of income