Synonyms for Subsisted:

v.

existed (verb)
Occurred, Was, had been, Prevailed, Lasted, Lived, Endured, abided, Existed, continued.

Usage examples for Subsisted

  1. An insurrection in one of thirteen States, in the course of eleven years that they have subsisted amounts to one in any particular state, in one hundred and forty- three years, say a century and a half. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  2. Had he any ground for anticipating such a distinction for it, he would avail himself of this opportunity of mentioning that, in addition to the dutiful affection the Nova Scotians have always borne to their monarch, they feel a more lively interest in, and a more devoted attachment to, the present occupant of the throne, from the circumstance of the long and close connexion that subsisted between them and her illustrious parent. – A Letter from Major Robert Carmichael-Smyth to His Friend, the Author of 'The Clockmaker' by Robert Carmichael-Smyth