vivor

vivor

(ˈvɑɪvɚ)
n. a survivor; a street person who manages to survive. (Streets. Compare this with vic.) Harry’s a vivor, and I like him.
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Karen Pollock MBE, chief executive of the Holocaust Educational Trust said: "The Trust educates and engages students from across the UK from all communities about the Holocaust and there can be no better way than through the first-hand testimony of a sur vivor.
The education commissioner skips an April 10 conference on school violence--featuring a sup vivor the Columbine High School shootings--to attend the Red Sox opening day.
As much by luck as anything else I brought to my work I am here still; a vivor able to tell the tale.
Our clients feel these moral obligations deeply and in addition to the counselling support already mentioned, would be willing to meet each and every sur vivor face to face.
edly targeted were Delia Smith, 7/7 London vivor Prof John Tulloch, model son Calum and nd football manager iksson.
From the accounts of the survalmo short from desp vivors, we have some sense of the ost unthinkable horror they faced - a tage of lifeboats, the injuries suffered m the initial hit and explosion, the peration as passengers and crew tried to save loved ones - including the pathetic account of parents trying in vain to save their children - the treacherous flotsam and the violence of the rapidly sinking ship and the dreadful wait for help in an icecold sea surrounded by the bodies of the dead.
Her only sorrow is when surA[degrees] vivors, some as young as three to five years, die after testing HIV positive.
Seven sur vivors barricade themselves into a farmhouse for safety, but the cannibalistic zombie army manages to track them down.
Step Out for Stroke will see hundreds of stroke survivors, volunteers and staff joining together to raise awareness of how to prevent stroke and about the services for stroke sur vivors.
On October 30, the Germans captu it and from that moment, the Ro at His grandfather was among the s vivors at this point - but not for long The fighting was intensifying, w orders from the Kaiser to his troops "take Ypres or die".
A surprise entry in the Derby having not run at the distance for over 15 months, he has reached the semis on merit but is the outsider of the dozen sur vivors.
Meanwhile the Government's search-and-rescue team deployed to the country following the disaster called off its mission yesterday and made plans to leave after finding no surtionals vivors in the wreckage.
The news came hours after the first international aid official allowed into the cyclone-devastated delta by Burma's military leaders described towns rendered unrecognisabl e, sur vivors exposed to pouring rain and local "humanitarian" heroes saving lives.