Existence is the ability of an entity to interact with physical or mental reality.
In philosophy, it refers to the ontological property of being.
misspelling of existence
The state of being, existing, or occurring; beinghood.
"In order to destroy evil, we must first acknowledge its existence."
Empirical reality; the substance of the physical universe. (Dictionary of Philosophy; 1968)
the fact or state of living or having objective reality
"the organization has been in existence for fifteen years"
"she kept the company alive when its very existence was threatened"
a way of living
"our stressed-out urban existence"
(in certain beliefs) any of a person's successive earthly lives
"a person may be reaping the consequences of evil deeds sown in previous existences"
all that exists
"he believed in the essential unity of all existence"
something that exists; a being.
The state of existing or being; actual possession of being; continuance in being; as, the existence of body and of soul in union; the separate existence of the soul; immortal existence.
Continued or repeated manifestation; occurrence, as of events of any kind; as, the existence of a calamity or of a state of war.
That which exists; a being; a creature; an entity; as, living existences.
the state or fact of existing;
"a point of view gradually coming into being"
"laws in existence for centuries"
everything that exists anywhere;
"they study the evolution of the universe"
"the biggest tree in existence"