Exist

Definition of Exist

Ex`ist´
v. i.1.To be as a fact and not as a mode; to have an actual or real being, whether material or spiritual.
[imp. & p. p. Existed; p. pr. & vb. n. Existing.]
Who now, alas! no more is missed
Than if he never did exist.
- Swift.
To conceive the world . . . to have existed from eternity.
- South.
2.To be manifest in any manner; to continue to be; as, great evils existed in his reign.
3.To live; to have life or the functions of vitality; as, men can not exist in water, nor fishes on land.

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