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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exist, be(verb)

    have an existence, be extant

    "Is there a God?"

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

  2. exist, survive, live, subsist(verb)

    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"

    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


  1. exist(verb)

    to be; have existence; have being or reality


  2. exist(verb)


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. exist

    be, be certain, be real, be the fact, be true

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. exist(v. n.)

    be, subsist, have being

  2. exist(v. n.)

    live, breathe, have life, be alive

  3. exist(v. n.)

    continue, remain, endure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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