Survive

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Survive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • 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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'Survive' example sentence in quotations


* 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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Survive Sample Sentences in News


  • Resistance In Mice Reveals Why People Survive Ebola
    A mouse model for Ebola will help scientists identify new drugs and genetic factors that let some people survive the deadly disease Read more on this news related to 'Survive'
  • How To Survive A Bad Boss
    What happens when you end up with a really bad boss ? Do you just grin and bear it, complain to higher authorities, look for an escape route, or do something else? Here are some ideas about how to survive. Read more on this news related to 'Survive'
  • Why do some survive Ebola? Sierra Leone study offers clues
    By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) - An analysis of the first Ebola cases in Sierra Leone helps draw a clearer picture of why some people survive the disease, while others do not, including their age and the pace at which the virus replicates within their body. The study published Wednesday is based on data gathered from 106 patients diagnosed with Ebola at th Read more on this news related to 'Survive'

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