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1. survive

verb. ['sɝˈvaɪv'] continue to live through hardship or adversity.

Synonyms

  • hold water
  • be
  • live
  • subsist
  • perennate
  • exist
  • live on
  • hold out
  • go
  • live out
  • last
  • endure
  • hold up

Antonyms

  • converge
  • be well
  • agree
  • change

Etymology

  • survivre (Anglo-Norman)

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Rhymes with Survive

  • contrive
  • deprive
  • strive
  • revive
  • connive
  • thrive
  • o'five
  • drive
  • dr.
  • derive
  • clyve
  • clive
  • alive
  • shive
  • live
  • jive
  • hive
  • five
  • dive
  • arrive
  • i've

How do you pronounce survive?

Pronounce survive as sərˈvaɪv.

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Sentences with survive


1. Verb, base form
Elodea must be in ideal conditions for it to gather enough carbon dioxide to survive.

2. Adjective
Grasses bearing its mark use up to 30 percent less water than other grass varieties and better survive drought.

Quotes about survive


1. Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
- Dalai Lama

2. Humor was not important only for me, humor was important for this nation for centuries, to survive, you know.
- Milos Forman

3. Hope for the best, survive the worst, find humor wherever you can.
- Claire Scovell LaZebnik

2. survive

verb. ['sɝˈvaɪv'] continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.).

Synonyms

  • make it
  • defeat
  • pull through
  • pull round
  • come through
  • recuperate
  • overcome
  • convalesce
  • recover

Antonyms

  • deteriorate
  • inelastic
  • recorded
  • dormant

Etymology

  • survivre (Anglo-Norman)

3. survive

verb. ['sɝˈvaɪv'] support oneself.

Synonyms

  • endure
  • subsist
  • live
  • exist
  • live on
  • hold out
  • go
  • last
  • drift
  • freewheel
  • hold up

Antonyms

  • sit
  • sit down
  • lie down
  • surrender

Etymology

  • survivre (Anglo-Norman)

4. survive

verb. ['sɝˈvaɪv'] live longer than.

Synonyms

  • live
  • outlast
  • outlive

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • dead
  • inanimate

Etymology

  • survivre (Anglo-Norman)
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