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survive

verb

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1 to come safely through
  • the cat miraculously survived a two-story fall

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2 to continue to operate or to meet one's needs
  • some old-world customs still survive in modern-day America

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The first known use of survive was in the 15th century

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“Survive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/survive. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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