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exist

verb [I]  /ɪɡˈzɪst/ us  

exist verb [I] (TO BE)

to be; have the ability to be known, recognized, or understood: Can the mind exist independently of the body? Programs like Medicaid for the poor did not exist at that time.

exist verb [I] (BE PRESENT)

to be present or be a condition: Your local agency can tell you if a similar program exists in your community.

exist verb [I] (LIVE)

to be able to live: No one can be expected to exist on such a low salary.
Translations of “exist”
in Korean 존재하다…
in Arabic يَتَواجَد…
in French exister, subsister…
in Turkish var olmak, mevcut/gerçek olmak, bulunmak…
in Italian esistere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 存在, 實際上有…
in Russian существовать, жить…
in Polish istnieć, egzystować, żyć…
in Spanish existir, subsistir…
in Portuguese existir…
in German existieren, leben…
in Catalan existir…
in Japanese (人、もの)が存在する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 存在, 实际上有…
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