English to Afrikaans Meaning :: survive

oorleef
Survive :
oorleef
- oorleefoorleefoorleefoorleef
 

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Verb(1) continue to live and avoid dying(2) continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.(3) support oneself(4) live longer than

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(1) We may not enjoy it, but it is a fact that we live and we survive amidst incredible turmoil.(2) she had to work day and night and survive on two hours sleep(3) One old blanket wasn't much help trying to survive in the wilds.(4) They all needed to be pulling in the same direction in order to continue to survive .(5) It is one thing to survive a terrible ordeal and another to learn to live with the fallout.(6) They have a resilience and an energy to survive what no other vegetable can endure.(7) There are moving accounts of people struggling to survive against the odds.(8) Remedial work has now been undertaken and a small population continues to survive there.(9) He was in a small settlement where outcasts lived and tried to survive .(10) You can only survive so long on dialysis before your body starts shutting down.(11) I was told that many less robust animals do not survive the ordeal.(12) Frosh week was when I learned how to survive on one hour of sleep and still have a fantastic day.(13) Many are grazing, and others continue to survive in our midst whether we like it or not.(14) How can it be possible that there are people, especially children, who live or survive in these conditions?(15) Busby suffered extensive injuries and was the only club official to survive the crash.(16) Untreated, patients do not survive to adulthood.
Related Words
(1) to survive ::
om te oorleef
Synonyms
Verb
1. remain alive ::
bly lewe
2. continue ::
aanhou
3. outlive ::
oorleef
4. exist ::
bestaan
5. outlast ::
langer duur
6. live on ::
woon op
7. pull round ::
trek rond
Antonyms
1. fail ::
misluk
2. fizzle ::
gesis
Different Forms
survive, survived, survives, surviving
Word Example from TV Shows

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We were designed to survive.

We were designed to SURVIVE.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 10


But if we\'re going to survive
this winter together...

But if we're going to SURVIVE this winter together...

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 1


So it is possible for someone
to survive out here on their own.

So it is possible for someone to SURVIVE out here on their own.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 5


Those who survive,
we shall enslave once more.

Those who SURVIVE, we shall enslave once more.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 7


I need them if we\'re ever
to survive this threat.

I need them if we're ever to SURVIVE this threat.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 3


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