Meaning of outlive

out•live

Pronunciation: (out"liv'), [key]
— -lived, -liv•ing.
  1. to live longer than; survive (a person, period, etc.): She outlived her husband by many years.
  2. to outlast; live or last through: The ship outlived the storm. He hopes to outlive the stigma of his imprisonment.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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