maintenance

How to spell maintenance in portuguese

In portuguese, the word maintenance can be spelled:

  • n.
    1. The act of maintaining or the state of being maintained.
    2. The work of keeping something in proper condition; upkeep.
      1. Provision of support or livelihood: took over the maintenance of her family.
      2. Means of support or livelihood: was ordered to pay maintenance for both children.
    3. Law. The unlawful meddling in a suit by providing either party with the means to carry it on.

    [Middle English maintenaunce, from Old French maintenance, from maintenir, to maintain. See maintain.]


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