existverb [I]uk /ɪɡˈzɪst/ us /ɪɡˈzɪst/
exist verb [I] (BE)
- It's in the poorer, underdeveloped eastern region of the country that the biggest problems exist.
- The English king, Arthur, is a somewhat shadowy figure who may not have even existed.
- Slavery still exists in many parts of the world.
- Laws exist to stop companies exploiting their employees.
- A special closeness is supposed to exist between twins.
exist verb [I] (LIVE)