Survive

Definition of Survive

Sur`vive´
v. t.1.To live beyond the life or existence of; to live longer than; to outlive; to outlast; as, to survive a person or an event.
[imp. & p. p. Survived ; p. pr. & vb. n. Surviving.]
I'll assure her of
Her widowhood, be it that she survive me,
In all my lands and leases whatsoever.
- Shak.
v. i.1.To remain alive; to continue to live.
Thy pleasure,
Which, when no other enemy survives,
Still conquers all the conquerors.
- Sir J. Denham.
Alike are life and death,
When life in death survives.
- Longfellow.

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