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OTHER WORDS FROM survivornon·sur·vi·vor, nounself-sur·vi·vor, noun
Example sentences from the Web for survivor
While Faal and Njie are in U.S. custody, the whereabouts of the other survivors is unknown.The Shadowy U.S. Veteran Who Tried to Overthrow a Country|Jacob Siegel|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Here it is, in the faces of the victims, in the stories of bravery, in the souls and memory of the survivors, the next of kin.
The survivors needed hope for a brighter future, and Murakami sought to supply a salving narrative through his art.
The Cubans pulled up to the outpost and crammed the survivors into an open-body jeep and a pickup truck.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Survivors of Ebola, as thousands in West Africa can attest to, can—and often do—make a full recovery.
The survivors afterwards appeared in Lombardy and in the south of France as late as 1368.
The survivors may have one night to bury the dead; then they will be carried into captivity.The Forerunners|Romain Rolland
Still more so now because, when I compare him with his survivors, they seem measurable, he remains immeasurable.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2|Ian Hamilton
Six weeks after their first job over the lines I was one of the only two survivors.Cavalry of the Clouds|Alan Bott
Of the colony of the crater and its fortunes, little was ever said among its survivors.The Crater|James Fenimore Cooper