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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To exist longer than something or someone else.

Usage examples (33)
  • At his 100th birthday bash he realized he had outlived almost all of his friends as there were very few familiar faces on the dance floor.
  • That scowl will soon leave its trace and no beauty will outlive it.
  • George Orwell never thought that his work would outlive him by much.
  • It needed but a glance to see that she would not outlive the winter. for more
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