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Translation of "survive" - English-Spanish dictionary

survive

verb   /səˈvaɪv/ ( present participle surviving, past tense and past participle survived)
to continue to live after almost dying because of an accident, illness, etc. sobrevivir No one survived the plane crash.
(Definition of survive from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

survive

verb /səˈvaiv/
to remain alive in spite of (a disaster etc) sobrevivir Few birds managed to survive the bad winter He didn’t survive long after the accident.
to live longer than sobrevivir (a) He died in 1940 but his wife survived him by another twenty years He is survived by his wife and two sons.
survival noun
the state of surviving supervivencia the problem of survival in sub-zero temperatures (also adjective) survival equipment.
surviving adjective
remaining alive superviviente She has no surviving relatives.
survivor noun
a person who survives a disaster etc superviviente There were no survivors of the air crash.
(Definition of survive from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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