exist

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Pronunciation

Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
exist

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
exists

Past tense (ya wuce)
existed

Past participle (ya wuce)
existed

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
existing

  1. (intransitive) When something exists, it is real, not just an idea. <> (be in effect) ci, yi aiki, (in the affirmative) akwai, da abun. (in the negative: non-existent) babu, ba abun.
    The existing government <> Gwamnati mai ci a yanzu. [1]
    That law no longer exists. <> Ba a aiki da dokar yanzu. [2]
    This once existed but it is no longer in existence. <> Da abin ya kasance amma yanzu babu irinsa.
    I can hold the rock, therefore it exists.
    There exists a possibility that the mission will fail.

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