To exist in actuality; have life or reality:
Live is defined as to have life, continue to be alive, to reside somewhere or to behave throughout one's life in a particular way.
To use (a gas) to sustain life.
To carry on; persist in:
To carry on through, despite hardships; undergo or suffer:
To live at a minimal level; subsist:
To support by providing means of existence; bear the expenses of
(Intransitive) To achieve without fuss, or without outside help.
To be left or left over when the rest has been taken away, destroyed, or disposed of in some way
To support from sinking; to sustain with strength; to satisfy in part or for the time.
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
To live or exist longer than or beyond the life or existence of; outlive
Sustain is defined as to support something or to endure a trial or hardship.
To be nourished or supported:
To maintain existence in a certain way
Find another word for subsist. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for subsist, like: stay alive, remain alive, scrape-by, get along, feed on, be, go-it-alone, eke out an existence, live-on, barely exist and live.