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Usage examples for exist

  1. They only exist so far as they don't get in the way of being in the style. – Home Fires in France by Dorothy Canfield
  2. I suppose the hotel has changed hands; or perhaps it has ceased to exist. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  3. She was always fond of some one, and could not exist without loving. – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  4. I don't know you exist except as a form of pleasure of which I do not ask the reason, was the answer that my Gouverneur Faulkner made to me. – The Daredevil by Maria Thompson Daviess
  5. It has to exist in the housekeeper herself, in the peculiar, individual bent of her nature. – Guide to Hotel Housekeeping by Mary E. Palmer
  6. I had not seen her or heard of her for twenty years; I had not been thinking about her; there was nothing to suggest her to me, nothing to bring her to my mind; in fact, to me she had long ago ceased to exist, and had disappeared from my consciousness. – How Tell a Story and Others by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Last Updated: February 18, 2009
  7. Does it now only exist in my memory? – Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
  8. She was like the girls you imagined might exist, sometimes, and wondered if you'd like them, after all, if they did. – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  9. An unusual name yet more than one Jarniman might well exist. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  10. You've continued to exist; but how? – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  11. I suppose I do not exist? – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  12. For then, and not till then, the soul will be parted from the body and exist in herself alone. – Phaedo The Last Hours Of Socrates by Plato
  13. We could not exist without Mother Earth, without Sun, and without the Winds. – Myths and Legends of the Great Plains by Unknown
  14. That some are blind is no proof that color does not exist." – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe
  15. I cannot exist without your presence." – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  16. Such things have no right to exist.... – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  17. Certainly, the qualities which he discovered in them no longer exist. – Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1 by William Walton
  18. It would open people's eyes, I fancy, if they knew how little I exist on as it is. – The Unbearable Bassington by Saki
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