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subsist
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
to survive — especially without being able to manage comforts or luxuries
  • Perry, on the other hand, was without appetite; he subsisted on root beer, aspirin, and cigarettes.
    2 — Persons Unknown (17% in)

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