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Just eight passengers survived the plane crash.
His doctor says it’s a miracle that he survived.
Of all the museum’s paintings, only one survived the fire.
The organization cannot survive unless we make some major changes.
I don’t know how I ever survived school.
Don’t worry about Molly – she’ll survive.
Santos is survived by his wife of 49 years.
Many of the peasants survive on tiny plots of corn and beans.
How does the family survive on such a small monthly wage?
This is the British English definition of survive. View American English definition of survive.
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