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sur·vive

survive

 
 
pronunciation:
sr vaIv
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: verb
inflections: survives, surviving, survived
definition 1: to continue to live after something very dangerous has happened.
The plane crashed, but many passengers survived.
definition 2: to continue to live and grow or continue to exist.
This kind of plant can survive in the desert.These wonderful paintings have survived for centuries.
synonyms:
last
antonyms:
die
similar words:
continue, persist, remain
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derivations: survivable (adj.), surviving (adj.), survivability (n.)
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