Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[patient] SURVIVE PP/NP2
Only one person survived in that car accident.
Her grandfather didn't survive his second heart attack.
This house has survived two earthquakes and a fire.
Their company will not survive another shutdown.
Conspiracy theories survive no matter how much evidence refutes them.
None of Shakespeare's plays survives in its original manuscript form.
Sally can survive fine on four hours of sleep a night.
We'll have to survive on grocery store coffee this weekend.
Oh, I hope I survive through this finals week.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3
Commentary: NP1[patient] SURVIVE BY NP2[patient]
John is survived by his wife, two children and four grandchildren.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4