Existence meaning

ĭg-zĭstəns
Continuance of being; life; living.
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Occurrence; specific manifestation.
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The state of being, existing, or occurring; beinghood.

Most people doubt the existence of the Loch Ness monster.

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Empirical reality; the substance of the physical universe. (Dictionary of Philosophy; 1968)
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A being; entity; thing that exists.
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Existence is defined as the state of being alive, present and real.

An example of existence are the living things on this planet.

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The fact or state of existing; being.
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The fact or state of continued being; life.

Our brief existence on Earth.

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A mode or manner of existing.

Scratched out a meager existence.

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Specific presence; occurrence.

The Geiger counter indicated the existence of radioactivity.

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The act of existing; state or fact of being.
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A manner of existing, being, or living.

Derelicts have a poor existence.

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Origin of existence

  • From Old French existence, from Late Latin existentia (“existence”).

    From Wiktionary