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Synonyms for existence
ɪgˈzɪs tənsex·is·tence

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Wiktionary

  1. existencenoun

    Antonyms:
    nothingness

  2. existencenoun

    Most people doubt the existence of the Loch Ness monster.

    Antonyms:
    nothingness

  3. existencenoun

    Antonyms:
    nothingness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. existence

    Synonyms:
    being, entity, creature

    Antonyms:
    nonentity, non-existence, chimera

Princeton's WordNet

  1. being, beingness, existencenoun

    the state or fact of existing

    "a point of view gradually coming into being"; "laws in existence for centuries"

    Synonyms:
    organism, being, macrocosm, creation, world, beingness, cosmos, universe

    Antonyms:
    nonentity, nonexistence

  2. universe, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosmnoun

    everything that exists anywhere

    "they study the evolution of the universe"; "the biggest tree in existence"

    Synonyms:
    cosmos, humans, founding, humanity, public, man, instauration, cosmea, introduction, human race, universe, innovation, creative activity, humankind, conception, earth, reality, population, foundation, beingness, institution, human beings, origination, macrocosm, universe of discourse, domain, populace, globe, being, worldly concern, mankind, world, initiation, earthly concern, creation

    Antonyms:
    nonentity, nonexistence

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Editors Contribution

  1. cryptozoology

    the study of evidence tending to substantiate the existence of, or the search for, creatures whose reported existence is unproved, as the abominable snowman or the loch ness monster.

    Submitted by rinat on September 4, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. existencenoun

    Synonyms:
    being, entity

  2. existencenoun

    Synonyms:
    life, animation

  3. existencenoun

    Synonyms:
    continuance, duration

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "existence":

    presence, availability, exist, survival, life, occurrence, livelihood

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How to use existence in a sentence?

  1. Aristotle:

    Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.

  2. Scott C. Holstad:

    seeing is believing they say and if boundaries are limitless are we? or is existence twofold and doomed before the sights are set and if so does God really weep for humanity and must we continue to seek sustenance through escapism and do sporting events in all their microcosmic glory refute the tenets of nihilism or should we simply accept and wallow in our ignorance unbearable lightness of being creatures who feelwhat -- I don’t know

  3. Nicolas Maloufi:

    We live a precarious existence.

  4. Milan Kundera:

    The light that radiates from the great novels time can never dim, for human existence is perpetually being forgotten by man and thus the novelists discoveries, however old they may be, will never cease to astonish.

  5. Mireille Fanon Mendes-France:

    The Dominican Republic does not recognize the existence of a structural problem of racism and xenophobia, but it must address these issues as a matter of priority so the country can live free from tension and fear.


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