existencenounuk /ɪɡˈzɪs.təns/ us /ɪɡˈzɪs.təns/
- What a miserable existence! How could anyone live in such dreadful conditions.
- The government won't even acknowledge the existence of the problem.
- Television has become part of our everyday existence.
- The new world order was expected to come into existence after the collapse of Communism in eastern Europe and the end of the Cold War.
- These academics lead such a cloistered existence.