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survivor

Pronunciation: /sərˈvaɪvər; səˈvaɪvə(r)/

Translation of survivor in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • superviviente (masculine and feminine), sobreviviente (masculine and feminine) don't worry about him: he's a survivor [colloquial/familiar] no te preocupes por él, es de los que siempre salen a flote (before noun/delante del nombre) survivor benefits (in US)[ prestaciones pagaderas a los familiares de una persona fallecida ]
    Example sentences
    • She's a born survivor, a walking miracle and something of a local celebrity, all at the tender age of just three.
    • He dismisses the influence of having to adjust to a new land and a new people might have had on him as a teenager and suddenly you understand he was born a survivor.
    • A social chameleon and born survivor, Sneath is there as events unfold and is around to tell the story later.

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