Sur*vive" (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Survived (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Surviving.] [F. survivre, L. supervivere; super over + vivere to live. See Super-, and Victuals.] To live beyond the life or existence of; to live longer than; to outlive; to outlast; as, to survive a person or an event. Cowper.

I'll assure her of
Her widowhood, be it that she survive me,
In all my lands and leases whatsoever.

Sur*vive", v. i. To remain alive; to continue to live.

Thy pleasure,
Which, when no other enemy survives,
Still conquers all the conquerors.
Sir J. Denham.

Alike are life and death,
When life in death survives.