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exist

verb [I]
 
 
/ɪɡˈzɪst/
BE REAL B1 to be real or present: Do you think that fairies exist? Poverty still exists in this country.Existing and beingLife and living
LIVE to live in difficult conditions: You can't exist without water for more than a week.Existing and beingLife and living
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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