Associations to the word «Subsist»


SUBSIST, verb. To survive on a minimum of resources.
SUBSIST, verb. (mostly philosophy) To have ontological reality; to exist.
SUBSIST, verb. To continue; to retain a certain state.

Dictionary definition

SUBSIST, verb. Support oneself; "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".

Wise words

Watch your thoughts, they become your words. Watch your words, they become your actions. Watch your actions, they become your habits. Watch your habits, they become your character. Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.