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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: subsist(0.01011 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to subsist.
English → English (WordNet)
v : support oneself; “he could barely exist on such a low wage”;
“Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?”; “Many
people in the world have to subsist on $1 a day” [syn: exist,
English → English (gcide)
Subsist \Sub*sist"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Subsisted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Subsisting.] [L. subsistere to stand still, stay,
remain alive; sub under + sistere to stand, to cause to
stand, from stare to stand: cf. F. subsister. See Stand.]
1. To be; to have existence; to inhere.
And makes what happiness we justly call,
Subsist not in the good of one, but all. --Pope.
2. To continue; to retain a certain state.
Firm we subsist, yet possible to swerve. --Milton.
3. To be maintained with food and clothing; to be supported;
to live. --Milton.
To subsist on other men's charity. --Atterbury.
Subsist \Sub*sist"\, v. t.
To support with provisions; to feed; to maintain; as, to
subsist one's family.
He laid waste the adjacent country in order to render
it more difficult for the enemy to subsist their army.