Definition To be survived by somebody

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Definition

(Xavier) is survived by (his son): (Xavier's son) exists, is still alive, survives (and Xavier is dead)
idiom
Delavigne died, but he is survived by his son Marc and his grandsons Bruno and Felix.

to survive (an explosion): to live on, to continue existing, not to die (after an explosion)
verb

Examples

  • "Xavier is survived by his son Marc and his grandchildren Bruno and Felix."
  • "Xavier is survived by his son Marc and his grandsons Bruno and Felix."
  • "Patrice is survived by his lover and business partner Barry Boobou."

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