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Definition of "existent" []

  • Having life or being; existing. See Synonyms at real1. (adjective)
  • Occurring or present at the moment; current. (adjective)
  • One that exists. (noun)
  • In existence; extant; current (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Having existence; living (adjective)
  • A person or a thing that exists (noun)

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Use "existent" in a sentence
  • "Which rights are “fundamental” or even existent is entirely subjective."
  • "Every existent is born without reason, prolongs itself out of weakness and dies by chance."
  • "Then again, some of them were almost non-existent from the get-go."