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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. subsist

    be, live, feed, continue, exist

    fail, starve, decay, die

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. subsistverb

    exist, be, live

  2. subsistverb

    [rare.] remain, abide, continue

  3. subsistverb

    be supported, obtain a livelihood, get a living

  4. subsistverb

    feed, victual, ration, support, maintain

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  1. Samuel Johnson:

    Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.

  2. The Supreme Court:

    The directions that have been passed by the National Green Tribunal by its judgment ... will continue to subsist and will be subject to the ultimate outcome of the appeal, as it stands today, the order of the NGT stays and has to be complied with by both the parties.

  3. George Eliot:

    It is, I fear, but a vain show of fulfilling the heathen precept, Know thyself, and too often leads to a self-estimate which will subsist in the absence of that fruit by which alone the quality of the tree is made evident.

  4. Andres Romero:

    We devote all possible resources to the animals since they are born until they die so they subsist and have a good life.

  5. John Winthrop:

    Liberty is the proper end and object of authority, and cannot subsist without it; and it is liberty to that which is good, just, and honest.

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