exist exist  /ɪɡ ˈzɪst/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) have an existence, be extant
  2. (v) support oneself

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Usage(s):

  1. Imagine a solar panel so thin it can't exist apart from the building material it's printed on.
  2. She said that her novels don't exist as ideas in her head.
  3. With both music and the visual arts, it's not like those same sorts of scenes don't exist anymore, it's just that they've been forced to exist somewhere else.

News

  1. Will Instagram video weed out Vine?

    Facebook has unveiled its new video feature for Instagram, five months after Twitter launched a very similar video app called Vine. Can the rival services co-exist?        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: TechWorld

  2. Experts debate sports brain injuries

    Does a progressive brain disease called CTE really exist, and is there any evidence that sports concussions and repeated hits to the head really cause it? Those were two key parts of a debate that took place Thursday at Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel between two of the nation’s top sports concussion experts at the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology in Chicago. The debate — which ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  3. Director Costa-Gavras: European cinema could not survive without state protection

    By Steve Pond LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Filmmaking could not exist in Europe without the support of governments, veteran director Costa-Gavras told an audience at the Los Angeles Film Festival on Monday night. At the same time, the Greek director of such politically-charged films as "Missing" and the Oscar-winning "Z," said that he supports French exclusionary laws that limit the amount of ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • "The answers to our problems don't lie beyond our reach. They exist in our laboratories and our universities; in our fields and our factories; in the imaginations of our entrepreneurs and the pride of the hardest-working people on Earth," Obama...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Bizjournals.com

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