Survive

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  • 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"
  • 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"
  • live longer than; "She outlived her husband by many years"
  • continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.); "He survived the cancer against all odds"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Survive'


  • Survive: Survive is the verb form of survival, and may also refer to: Survive (B'z album), or the title song Survive (Much the Same album) Survive (Nuclear Assault
  • A Will to Survive: A Will to Survive is the 156th title of the Hardy Boys series, written by Franklin W. Dixon. The book was first published by Pocket Books in 1999, and
  • Survive (B'z album): Survive is the ninth studio album by Japanese rock band B'z. The album sold 1,040,160 copies in its first week, lower than their last studio album, the
  • One Survive: "One Survive" is Mika Nakashima's third single. The single was released on the 6 March 2002. "One Survive", which boasts a sophisticated fusion of house
  • I Will Survive: For other uses, see I Will Survive (disambiguation). "I Will Survive" is a hit song first performed by American singer Gloria Gaynor, released in October
  • A Country Boy Can Survive: "A Country Boy Can Survive" is a song written and recorded by American country music artist Hank Williams, Jr. The song was released as a single in January
  • Protect and Survive (audio play): Protect and Survive is a Big Finish Productions audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was released
  • Will the Wolf Survive (song): Survive?" is a single by American Chicano rock band Los Lobos. Released in 1984, it was the second single from their album How Will the Wolf Survive?
  • Why Survive? Being Old in America: Why Survive? Being Old In America written by Robert Neil Butler and published by Harper & Row in 1975, it won the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction
  • Only the Strong Survive: Only the Strong Survive may refer to: Only the Strong Survive (album), an album by Keith Frank "Only the Strong Survive" (song), a song by Jerry Butler

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* Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished. - Og Mandino

* Blade You better wake up. The world you live in is nothing but a sugarcoated topping There is another world beneath it. And if you want to survive it you better learn how to PULL THE TRIGGER - Blade

* One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation. - Oscar Wilde


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