[ suh b-sis-tuh nt ]
/ səbˈsɪs tənt /
subsisting, existing, or continuing in existence.
inherent: subsistent qualities of character.
Philosophy. something that exists necessarily as opposed to contingent existence in space and time.
Words nearby subsistent
Origin of subsistent
OTHER WORDS FROM subsistentnon·sub·sist·ent, adjectivepre·sub·sist·ent, adjectiveself-sub·sist·ent, adjective
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