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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
trying to remain successful or continue to exist
to be ready to continue with your life or job despite a defeat or failure
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a small bird with long legs that lives near water
an afternoon full of crafts
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