Existence


Existence
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Existence->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ existence
existence
being
entity
ens
esse
subsistence reality
actuality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ positiveness
positiveness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fact
fact
matter of fact
sober reality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ truth
truth
&c. 494
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ actual existence
actual existence
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ presence
presence
&c.(existence in space) 186
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ coexistence
coexistence
&c. 120
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ stubborn fact
stubborn fact
hard fact
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ not a dream
not a dream
&c. 515
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ no joke
no joke
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ center of life
center of life
essence
inmost nature
inner reality
vital principle
=>(Science of existence)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of existence
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of existence \\ ontology
ontology
PARAG:Existence->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ exist
exist
be
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have being
have being
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ subsist
subsist
live
breathe
stand
obtain
be the case
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ occur
occur
&c.(event) 151
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have place
have place
prevail
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ find oneself
find oneself
pass the time
vegetate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ consist in
consist in
lie in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be comprised in
be comprised in
be contained in
be constituted by
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ come into existence
come into existence
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ arise
arise
&c.(begin) 66
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ come forth
come forth
&c.(appear) 446
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ become
become
&c.(be converted) 144
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ bring into existence
bring into existence
&c. 161
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ abide
abide
continue
endure
last
remain
stay
PARAG:Existence->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ existing
existing
&c.->V.
existent
under the sun
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in existence
in existence
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ extant
extant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ afloat
afloat
afoot
on foot
current
prevalent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undestroyed
undestroyed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ real
real
actual
positive
absolute
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ true
true
&c. 494
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ substantial
substantial
substantive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ self-existing
self-existing
self-existent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ essential
essential
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ well-founded well-grounded
well-founded well-grounded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unideal
unideal
unimagined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ not potential
not potential
&c. 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ authentic
authentic
PARAG:Existence->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ actually
actually
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in fact
in fact
in point of fact
in reality
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ indeed
indeed
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ de facto
de facto
ipso facto

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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