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Another word for subsistence

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Noun
  1. The means needed to support life

    See also:

    money

Another word for subsistence

Noun
  1. The supporting of life

  2. The means of supporting life

      1. A sum of money paid regularly as a retirement benefit or by way of patronage.
      2. To grant a pension to.
      3. To retire or dismiss with a pension:
      1. The amount of money or its equivalent received during a period of time in exchange for labor or services, from the sale of goods or property, or as profit from financial investments.
      2. The act of coming in; entrance.
      1. Fixed compensation for services, paid to a person on a regular basis.
      1. plural form of wage
      2. (in the plural) one's total income for a time period
      3. third-person singular simple present indicative form of wage
      1. Salary or wages.
      2. Business profits.
      3. Gains from investments.
      1. Money or property given to another by will.
      2. Something handed down from an ancestor or a predecessor or from the past:
      3. An individual who is either an applicant to an educational institution or a matriculated student and is the child of an alumna or alumnus.
      1. Money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage.
      2. A sum of money required of a postulant at a convent.
      3. A natural endowment or gift; a talent.
      1. The chance happening of fortunate or adverse events; luck:
      2. The turns of luck in the course of one's life.
      3. Success, especially when at least partially resulting from luck:
      1. A favor or gift, usually in the form of money, given in return for service.
      1. The state or quality of being independent.
      2. Sufficient income for comfortable self-support; a competence.
      1. A plentiful supply of material goods; wealth.
      2. A great quantity; an abundance.
      3. A flowing to or toward a point; afflux.
      1. That which has mass and occupies space; matter.
      2. A material of a particular kind or constitution.
      3. A drug, chemical, or other material (such as glue) that one is dependent on or uses habitually and that is often illegal or subject to government regulation:
      1. A town or city that is the official seat of government in a political entity, such as a state or nation.
      2. A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
      3. Wealth, especially in the form of financial or physical assets, used in the production or accumulation of more wealth.
      1. The ability to do something well or efficiently.
      2. A range of skill or ability:
      3. A specific ability or skill:
      1. An abundance of valuable material possessions or resources; riches:
      2. The state of being rich; affluence:
      3. Goods and resources having value in terms of exchange or use:
      1. Abundant wealth:
      2. Valuable or precious possessions.
      1. A medium that can be exchanged for goods and services and is used as a measure of their values on the market, including among its forms a commodity such as gold, an officially issued coin or note, or a deposit in a checking account or other readily liquefiable account.
      2. The official currency, coins, and negotiable paper notes issued by a government.
      3. Assets and property considered in terms of monetary value; wealth.
      1. Something owned; a possession.
      2. A piece of real estate:
      3. Something tangible or intangible to which its owner has legal title:
      1. that by which something is done or obtained; agency
      2. resources or available wealth
      3. great wealth; riches