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to be still alive, working, or making progress after a difficult or dangerous experience
to manage to live, especially under difficult conditions
to continue to stay alive or be well, or to continue to be able to do a job, in spite of difficulties
to continue to exist, especially in a difficult or dangerous situation
to move or continue existing with difficulty
informal to operate steadily but not very well
trying to remain successful or continue to exist
to be ready to continue with your life or job despite a defeat or failure
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
the thick make-up that actors put on their faces
moving with rhythm, together as one
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