- vt. 幸存；生还；幸免于；比...活得长
- vi. 幸存；活下来
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- survive: see vivid
- survive (v.)
- mid-15c. (implied in surviving), "to outlive, continue in existence after the death of another," originally in the legal (inheritance) sense, from Anglo-French survivre, Old French souvivre (12c., Modern French survivre), from Latin supervivere "live beyond, live longer than," from super "over, beyond" (see super-) + vivere "to live" (see vivid). Intransitive sense "to live on" is from late 15c. Related: Survived; surviving.
- 1. Curiously, the struggle to survive has greatly improved her health.
- 2. Outside the protected environment of institutional care he could not survive.
- 3. The corporation is fighting to survive its second brush with bankruptcy.
- 4. The first thing parents want to know is: will the baby survive?
- 5. It's important that these upland farms continue to survive.
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