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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surviving, livingadjective

    still in existence

    "the Wollemi pine found in Australia is a surviving specimen of a conifer thought to have been long extinct and therefore known as a living fossil"; "the only surviving frontier blockhouse in Pennsylvania"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surviving

    of Survive

  2. Survivingadjective

    remaining alive; yet living or existing; as, surviving friends; surviving customs

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surviving' in Adjectives Frequency: #948

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surviving in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surviving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of surviving in a Sentence

  1. Cade Courtley:

    He said, ‘Hey, we're starting this new TV show that you'd be the perfect host for about surviving disaster situations – what do you think?’ all of a sudden – like clockwork, there's a boom that went off in the background and he's like, 'What the hell is that?' I go, 'That was an IED, so if you guys are serious, call my lawyer, let's do a deal, I'll come on back and we'll give this a try.' So I spent the next four or five years doing several different TV show productions and things like that and it was fun.

  2. Michael Iuvone:

    The results from the standpoint of the graft taking and surviving without any signs of any kind of toxicity or tumorigenicity are very positive, but the weakness is, they only had one patient, and it's very difficult to make any conclusions from one patient.

  3. Guenter Boehm:

    The looting and the rioting was terrible, all that was not nice but we were so busy surviving we had no time to feel hate.

  4. Emmanuel Agbenro:

    Since the strike started, no doctor has come to check on me. I'm only surviving by faith, we are not accepting patients with serious medical needs.

  5. Daniel Lackland:

    Most African-Americans do not survive as long, so you are comparing the healthiest surviving African-Americans with Caucasians at older ages.

Images & Illustrations of surviving

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