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ex·is·tent

 (ĭg-zĭs′tənt)
adj.
1. Having life or being; existing. See Synonyms at real1.
2. Occurring or present at the moment; current.

existent

(ɪɡˈzɪstənt)
adj
1. in existence; extant; current
2. having existence; living
n
a person or a thing that exists

ex•ist•ent

(ɪgˈzɪs tənt)

adj.
1. existing; having existence.
2. now existing.
[1555–65; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.existent - having existence or being or actuality; "an attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient"; "much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran"
extant - still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost; "extant manuscripts"; "specimens of graphic art found among extant barbaric folk"- Edward Clodd
nonexistent - not having existence or being or actuality; "chimeras are nonexistent"
2.existent - being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory; "real objects"; "real people; not ghosts"; "a film based on real life"; "a real illness"; "real humility"; "Life is real! Life is earnest!"- Longfellow
concrete - capable of being perceived by the senses; not abstract or imaginary; "concrete objects such as trees"
echt, genuine - not fake or counterfeit; "a genuine Picasso"; "genuine leather"
realistic - aware or expressing awareness of things as they really are; "a realistic description"; "a realistic view of the possibilities"; "a realistic appraisal of our chances"; "the actors tried to create a realistic portrayal of the Africans"
sincere - open and genuine; not deceitful; "he was a good man, decent and sincere"; "felt sincere regret that they were leaving"; "sincere friendship"
3.existent - presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible; "the predicted temperature and the actual temperature were markedly different"; "actual and imagined conditions"

existent

adjective in existence, living, existing, surviving, around, standing, remaining, present, current, alive, enduring, prevailing, abiding, to the fore (Scot.), extant human rights in former and still existent communist states

existent

adjective
1. Occurring or existing in act or fact:
2. Having existence or life:
noun
One that exists independently:
Translations

existent

[ɪgˈzɪstənt] ADJexistente, actual

existent

adjexistent; conditions, lawsbestehend; to be existentexistieren; dinosaurs are no longer existentDinosaurier gibt es nicht mehr

existent

[ɪgˈzɪstənt] adj (frm) → esistente
References in classic literature ?
Farther off were hills: not so lofty as those round Lowood, nor so craggy, nor so like barriers of separation from the living world; but yet quiet and lonely hills enough, and seeming to embrace Thornfield with a seclusion I had not expected to find existent so near the stirring locality of Millcote.
Thomas Traddles of the Inner Temple, if that gentleman is still existent and forthcoming, to condescend to meet me, and renew (so far as may be) our past relations of the olden time.
Even now, when I am gravely revolving the matter, it is almost impossible to realize that the cause of all our trouble is still existent.
And so he whimpered and cried, lost child, lost puppy-dog that he was, only half a year existent in the fair world sharp with joy and suffering.
For it cannot be successfully maintained that our understanding of a word, for example, is an actual existent content of the mind at times when we are not thinking of the word.
It was the practice of our venerable ancestors to apply that ingenious instrument the thumb-screw, and to tighten and tighten it in order to elicit non-existent facts; they had a fixed opinion to begin with, that the facts were existent, and what had they to do but to tighten the thumb-screw?
He asserts with questionable surety that no necessity moves beyond the realm of thought from the absolute existent to Reason.
Le president tchadien, Idriss Deby Itno, a affirme, dans un message de remerciements au president de la Republique, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a l'issue de sa visite d'Etat en Algerie, sa determination d'&oelig;uvrer pour le developpement et le renforcement des relations de cooperation qui existent entre les deux pays.
Des "preuves" existent permettant d'"appuyer des poursuites" contre IsraE1/2l pour l'abordage fin mai par la marine de ce pays d'une flottille pour Gaza.
1% had improperly displayed or non- existent non-skid strips and striped yellow and black tape on the deck in front of the lathe, drill press, and bench grinder (diamond tread DOES NOT satisfy the requirement) Ref: OPNAVINST 5100.
This leads into illuminationist relations for nature in its descent, which, in turn, ultimately establishes man as a relative existent.
The program helps employers minimize the risk factors that lead to carpal tunnel injuries by analyzing the scope of the problem--such as number of cases, existent risk factors and problem locations.