Survive

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Survive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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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) ...

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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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