What does EXIST mean?

Definitions for EXISTɪgˈzɪst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exist, be(verb)

    have an existence, be extant

    "Is there a God?"

  2. exist, survive, live, subsist(verb)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. exist(Verb)

    to be; have existence; have being or reality

  2. Origin: From existo, from ex + sistere, caus. of stare; see stand. Compare assist, consist, desist, insist, persist, resist.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exist(verb)

    to be as a fact and not as a mode; to have an actual or real being, whether material or spiritual

  2. Exist(verb)

    to be manifest in any manner; to continue to be; as, great evils existed in his reign

  3. Exist(verb)

    to live; to have life or the functions of vitality; as, men can not exist water, nor fishes on land

Freebase

  1. eXist

    eXist is an open source database management system entirely built on XML technology, also called a native XML database. Unlike most relational database management systems, eXist uses XQuery, which is a W3C Recommendation, to manipulate its data. eXist is released under version 2.1 of the GNU LGPL.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Exist

    egz-ist′, v.i. to have an actual being: to live: to continue to be.—n. Exist′ence, state of existing or being: continued being: life: anything that exists: a being.—adjs. Exist′ent, having being: at present existing; Existen′tial. [L. existĕre, exsistĕreex, out, sistĕre, to make to stand.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'EXIST' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1902

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'EXIST' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2604

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'EXIST' in Verbs Frequency: #199

Anagrams for EXIST »

  1. exits

  2. sixte

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of EXIST in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of EXIST in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andrew Galvan:

    Somewhere in the timeline, the Indians just disappear. Gone. They just don't exist, most mission museums do not even acknowledge that native people exist today.

  2. Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck:

    We have no right to assume that any physical laws exist, or if they have existed up until now, that they will continue to exist in a similar manner in the future.

  3. Jim Cramer:

    There are tons of people who are late to trends by nature and adopt a trend after it's no longer in fashion. They exist in mutual funds. They exist in clothes. They exist in cars. They exist in lifestyles.

  4. German Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    This joint European asylum system cannot just exist on paper but must also exist in practice - I say that because it lays out minimum standards for accommodating refugees and the task of registering refugees.

  5. Georg Kell:

    My wish is that by then it doesn't exist any more because markets have changed fundamentally, market transformation is our goal and if that were achieved then indeed the Global Compact would no longer need to exist - mission accomplished.

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