In order to play the gaunt Woodroof, McConaughey went from 182 pounds to 135, subsisting on what he calls “a controlled diet.”
Soon he was subsisting largely on sugared espresso, canned sardines, and peanut butter.
He was subsisting on frogs, edible roots, and water from the river.
No animal is capable of subsisting solely on muscle-forming materials, no matter how abundantly supplied.
Were they to remain there all their lives, subsisting precariously on game and roots?
That it is capable of subsisting this and a much greater population has, I think, been sufficiently proved.
He thinks we're a dead people, if a people; "subsisting on our fat," as Colney says.'
subsisting on what food of the wilds we could find, at last we were picked up and taken to the City of Work.
If it is subsisting, he must pay the penalty, and the courts will ultimately determine that.
Supposed necessaries of luxurious military existence some of these, more or less urgent even when subsisting on the enemy.