HyperDic: existence

English > 2 senses of the word existence:
NOUNstateexistence, being, beingness, face of the earththe state or fact of existing
objectexistence, universe, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosmeverything that exists anywhere
existence > pronunciation
Soundsehgzih'stahns; ihgzih'stahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > existence: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningThe state or fact of existing.
Example "laws in existence for centuries"
Synonymsbeing, beingness, face of the earth
Attributesexistent, existingHaving existence or being or actuality
nonexistentnot having existence or being or actuality
NarroweractualityThe state of actually existing objectively
animation, life, living, alivenessThe condition of living or the state of being alive
coexistenceExisting peacefully together
eternity, timelessness, timeless existenceA state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife
lifeA characteristic state or mode of living
lifeThe course of existence of an individual
possibility, possiblenesscapability of existing or happening / happening / happening or being true
preexistenceExisting in a former state or previous to something else
presenceThe state of being present
subsistenceThe state of existing in reality / reality
transcendence, transcendencyA state of being or existence above and beyond the limits of material experience
BroaderstateThe way something is with respect to its main attributes
OppositenonbeingThe state of not being
nonexistence, nonentityThe state of not existing
Spanishexistencia, ser
Catalanésser, existència
Adjectivesexistenthaving existence or being or actuality
existentbeing or occurring in fact or actuality
existentpresently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible
existentialrelating to or dealing with existence (especially with human existence)
Verbsexisthave an existence, be extant
English > existence: 2 senses > noun 2, object
MeaningEverything that exists anywhere.
Example "the biggest tree in existence"
Synonymsuniverse, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm
Membersgalaxy, extragalactic nebula(astronomy) a collection of star systems
Partscelestial body, heavenly bodynatural objects visible in the sky
extraterrestrial object, estraterrestrial bodyA natural object existing outside the earth and outside the earth's atmosphere
Narrowerclosed universe(cosmology) a universe that is spatially closed and in which there is sufficient matter to halt the expansion that began with the big bang
natural orderThe physical universe considered as an orderly system subject to natural (not human or supernatural) laws
natureThe natural physical world including plants and animals and landscapes etc.
Broadernatural objectAn object occurring naturally
Spanishcosmos, creación, macrocosmo, macrocosmos, mundo, naturaleza, universo
Catalancosmos, macrocosmos, món, naturalesa, natura, univers

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