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subsistence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of subsistence

  1. 1 the fact of being or of being real believes in the subsistence of a soul as a separate entity from the body Synonyms of subsistence actuality, corporality, corporeality, reality, existence, thingnessWords Related to subsistence genuineness, realness; activity, animation, life; currency, presence, prevalenceNear Antonyms of subsistence absence, dearth, lack, want; potentiality, virtualityAntonyms of subsistence inexistence, nonbeing, nonexistence, nothingness, unreality

  2. 2 uninterrupted or lasting existence the subsistence of the patient's infection, even after the use of antibiotics, had the doctors puzzled Synonyms of subsistence abidance, ceaselessness, continuance, continuity, continuousness, durability, duration, endurance, persistence, continuationWords Related to subsistence drawing out, elongation, extension, lengthening, prolongation, prolonging, stretching; enduringness, permanence; survivalNear Antonyms of subsistence abridgment (or abridgement), curtailment, cutback, shorteningAntonyms of subsistence cessation, close, discontinuance, discontinuity, end, ending, expiration, finish, stoppage, surcease, termination



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