survivor

noun
ADJECTIVE
the last, the only, a rare, the remaining, the sole

This grand park is a rare survivor from the 18th century.

crash, Holocaust, rape, shipwreck, tsunami
cancer, stroke

the recovery process for breast cancer survivors

VERB + SURVIVOR
be
find, pick up, rescue

The navy helped pick up the survivors.

look for, search for

The emergency services searched all night for crash survivors.

leave

The bomb blast left no survivors.

interview
help, treat
SURVIVOR + NOUN
guilt (psychology)

She is wrestling with survivor guilt.

PREPOSITION
survivor from

a survivor from the Titanic


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