Translation of "survive" - English-Spanish dictionary

survive

verb uk /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.

(Translation 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.

(Translation of “survive” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)