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Synonyms for exist
ɪgˈzɪstex·ist

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Wiktionary

  1. existverb

    Synonyms:
    be

  2. existverb

    to be; have existence; have being or reality

    Synonyms:
    be

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. exist

    Synonyms:
    be, be certain, be real, be the fact, be true

    Antonyms:
    appear, have the appearance, have the semblance, look, seem

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exist, beverb

    have an existence, be extant

    "Is there a God?"

    Synonyms:
    embody, subsist, comprise, follow, cost, survive, equal, make up, personify, live, constitute, be, represent

  2. exist, survive, live, subsistverb

    support oneself

    "he could barely exist on such a low wage"; "Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?"; "Many people in the world have to subsist on $1 a day"

    Synonyms:
    go, live, hold out, populate, be, experience, hold up, outlive, dwell, live on, come through, pull round, pull through, outlast, endure, subsist, inhabit, survive, know, make it, last

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. existverb

    Synonyms:
    be, subsist, have being

  2. existverb

    Synonyms:
    live, breathe, have life, be alive

  3. existverb

    Synonyms:
    continue, remain, endure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "exist":

    exists, existence, existing, be, presence, persist, are

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How to use exist in a sentence?

  1. Guy Wallace:

    It will install curb ramps throughout the city, fix sidewalks that are broken and torn up by tree roots, install accessible sidewalks where they do not exist, and remove many other barriers.

  2. The HHS:

    Behavioral health is a priority for the Department of Health and Human Services. The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear the need to invest resources in our nation's mental health and address the inequities that still exist around behavioral health care. That's why we are making this historic investment in mental health and substance use services, in addition, this national problem calls for Department-wide coordination to address the issue. That's why I am convening the Behavioral Health Coordinating Council to work across HHS to facilitate collaboration and strategic planning as we implement our behavioral health agenda.

  3. Evan Wolfson:

    It’s an affirmation by the court that gay people exist, unfortunately, that's still a big statement to have to make in Kentucky.

  4. James Robbins:

    Fighters from these areas who have gone to Syria, joined up with ISIS, got experience there and came back. Some of them are local militias and some are ISIS leaders … coming in to organize and exploit the chaos and opportunities that exist.

  5. Nadine Gordimer:

    Art is on the side of the oppressed. Think before you shudder at the simplistic dictum and its heretical definition of the freedom of art. For if art is freedom of the spirit, how can it exist within the oppressors?


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