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Definition 1: support oneself - [verb of stative]

Samples where subsist or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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 for subsist in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of subsist ) be alive

"Every creature that breathes"

(... is a kind of subsist ) live unhurriedly, irresponsibly, or freely

"My son drifted around for years in California before going to law school"

(subsist has a similar meaning as ...) continue to live and avoid dying

"We went without water and food for 3 days" "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America" "The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents" "how long can a person last without food and water?" "One crash victim died, the other lived"

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