continue to live or exist; live or exist longer than; remain alive after
"We went without water and food for 3 days"
"These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"
"The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents"
"how long can a person last without food and water?"
"He survived the cancer against all odds"
"he could barely exist on such a low wage"
"Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?"
"Many people in the world have to subsist on $1 a day"
"She outlived her husband by many years"
I have never heard of anyone surviving the bite of a black mamba.
出自： R. Campbell
The queen bore..nine children..of whom six survived infancy.
出自： A. Fraser