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bestehen in English:

1. subsisting subsisting



English word "bestehen"(subsisting) occurs in sets:

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2. subsist


This university subsists on budget grants only.
The LLP shall subsist until wound up in in accordance with the provisions of the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000.

English word "bestehen"(subsist) occurs in sets:

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3. consist


Genes consist of a specific sequence of DNA.
True wealth does not consist of what we have, but in what we are.
Happiness does not consist simply in wealth.
What does aspirin consist of?
Totem poles consist of a group of figures that represent animals, birds, fish, mythological beings and supernatural beasts.
Taxes consist of direct taxes and indirect ones.
Each party shall consist of not less than fifteen people.
Much of our daily living must consist of routine that requires little or no mental effort.
How many people does this ship's crew consist of?
The book consists of four chapters.
Each week consists of seven such days.
Our team consists of twenty people.
Their school uniform consist of black trousers and a dark green jumper
This family consists of a husband, a wife, and a child.
Bricks consist mostly of clay.

English word "bestehen"(consist) occurs in sets:

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4. exist


Ghosts exist.
A hypochondriac imagines maladies where none exist.
You will exist but you will never know what it is to live.
Laughter is a human instinct, and when it comes to instinct, cultural barriers don't exist.
When I was a kid, I thought that if I died the world would just disappear. What a childish delusion! I just couldn't accept that the world could continue to exist without me.
As yardsticks to measure the effectiveness of information retrieval there exist those called 'recall ratio' and 'precision ratio'.
Beauty is a terrible and awful thing! It is terrible because it has not been fathomed, for God sets us nothing but riddles. Here the boundaries meet and all contradictions exist side by side.
There is no relation between characters appearing, organisations and places to those that really exist.
In the strict sense of the term, a true democracy has never existed, and never will exist. It is against natural order that the great number should govern and that the few should be governed.
Based on my observation of the movement of particle D, I modify the system so that three possible exits exist.
All who have ever written on government are unanimous, that among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
Large-scale surface currents are already known to exist, and major currents below the ocean surface, too, are being found.
Israel's right to exist should not be up for discussion.

English word "bestehen"(exist) occurs in sets:

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5. insist


Insist on the best.
You're playing with fire if you insist on riding your motorcycle without a helmet on.
Come in. I insist.
Why do you insist on paying for your school expenses yourself, when your parents are willing to give you financial support?
Some people insist that television does more harm than good.
It will make most Americans uncomfortable if you insist on their accepting expensive gifts.
It never occurred to me that he might insist on treating me to dinner.
If you insist, I'll have another drink.
Many Americans insist that immigrants speak English, but wouldn't a true language purist insist on Old English, wynns, thorns, edhs and all?
We insist that during the next three days you make decisions which are fair to all generations and which show an active concern for the environment.
And that's why for almost a hundred years, any employee has been able to go to his employer and insist on being paid in cash.
Not to harp on the same string, I still insist that those who drink should never drive.
Smart single women were insisting that every lover used a condom for protection from AIDS ans STDs.
She insisted on me having a rest. / She insisted that I (should) have a rest.
To say firmly that something is true, especially when other people do not believe you. Mia insisted that she and Carlo were just friends.

English word "bestehen"(insist) occurs in sets:

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6. to pass


to pass
I want to pass the exam

English word "bestehen"(to pass) occurs in sets:

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