Definition of survival kit in English:

survival kit

Syllabification: sur·viv·al kit


  • 1A pack of emergency equipment, including food, medical supplies, and tools, especially as carried by members of the armed forces.
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    • A small survival kit was packed under the abdominal armor plate.
    • Every item should be as light and small as possible and still capable of doing the job - or better still two or three jobs, as every item in a survival kit should be as versatile as possible.
    • Home Depot suggests a blackout survival kit for such emergencies.
  • 1.1A collection of items to help someone in a particular situation: a substitute teacher survival kit
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    • Pack a survival kit for the car ride, including food and water, treats and favorite toys.

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