survive


sur·vive

verb \sər-ˈvīv\
sur·vivedsur·viv·ing

Definition of SURVIVE

intransitive verb
: to remain alive or in existence : live on
transitive verb
1
: to remain alive after the death of <his son survived him>
2
: to continue to exist or live after <survived the stroke>
sur·vi·val \-ˈvī-vəl\ noun
sur·vi·vor \-ˈvī-vər\ noun

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