Synonyms for Maintenanceˈmeɪn tə nəns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. care, maintenance, upkeep(noun)

    activity involved in maintaining something in good working order

    sustentation, sustainment, criminal maintenance, aid, tending, upkeep, precaution, forethought, caution, concern, sustenance, charge, tutelage, guardianship, alimony, maintenance, attention, care, fear

  2. maintenance(noun)

    means of maintenance of a family or group

    care, upkeep, alimony, sustenance, sustentation, criminal maintenance, sustainment

  3. alimony, maintenance(noun)

    court-ordered support paid by one spouse to another after they are separated

    sustentation, maintenance, sustenance, upkeep, alimony, sustainment, care, criminal maintenance

  4. sustenance, sustentation, sustainment, maintenance, upkeep(noun)

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

    sustentation, sustainment, care, nutrition, nutriment, keep, alimentation, upkeep, victuals, bread and butter, support, aliment, sustenance, criminal maintenance, living, alimony, maintenance, nourishment, livelihood

  5. maintenance, criminal maintenance(noun)

    the unauthorized interference in a legal action by a person having no interest in it (as by helping one party with money or otherwise to continue the action) so as to obstruct justice or promote unnecessary litigation or unsettle the peace of the community

    sustentation, maintenance, sustenance, upkeep, alimony, sustainment, care, criminal maintenance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. maintenance(n.)

    support, vindication, justification, defence; preservation

  2. maintenance(n.)

    sustenance, food, victuals, provisions, BREAD, livelihood, subsistence

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