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  Definition of survive
  1. support oneself; "he could barely exist on such a low wage"; "Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?"; "Many people in the world have to subsist on $1 a day"
  2. continue to live; endure or last; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The racecar driver lived through several very serious accidents"
  3. live longer than; "She outlived her husband by many years"
  4. continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.); "He survived the cancer against all odds"
Similar Words: exist, live, subsist, last, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out, outlive, outlast, pull through, pull round, come through, make it

 

Hyponyms: breathe, indwell, freewheel, drift, stand up, hold up, hold water, perennate, live out

 

Grouped Verbs: last, live, live on, go, endure, hold up, hold out, be, exist, subsist

 

Entailments: be, live, recuperate, recover, convalesce

 

Derivational Morphology: survivor, subsister, subsistence, survival, endurance

 

 
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