Definition of existing in English:


Line breaks: ex¦ist|ing
Pronunciation: /ɪɡˈzɪstɪŋ


  • In existence or operation at the current time: opponents of the existing political system
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    • The push for growth or reform comes when existing approaches no longer meet all the practical needs of those affected.
    • Military and nuclear preparations add to the existing political hostility.
    • The Health Committee heard very strong evidence that police do use the existing law.

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