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    life - Dictionary definition and meaning for word life

    Definition
    (noun) a characteristic state or mode of living
    Example Sentence
    • social life
    • city life
    • real life
    Definition
    (noun) the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
    Synonyms : living
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    • he could no longer cope with the complexities of life
    Definition
    (noun) the course of existence of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living
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    • he hoped for a new life in Australia
    • he wanted to live his own life without interference from others
    Definition
    (noun) the condition of living or the state of being alive
    Synonyms : aliveness , animation , living
    Example Sentence
    • while there's life there's hope
    • life depends on many chemical and physical processes
    Definition
    (noun) the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
    Synonyms : life-time , lifespan , lifetime
    Example Sentence
    • the battery had a short life
    • he lived a long and happy life
    Definition
    (noun) the period between birth and the present time
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    • I have known him all his life
    Definition
    (noun) the period from the present until death
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    • he appointed himself emperor for life
    Definition
    (noun) a living person
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    • his heroism saved a life
    Definition
    (noun) animation and energy in action or expression
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    • it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it
    Definition
    (noun) living things collectively
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    • the oceans are teeming with life
    Definition
    (noun) the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones
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    • there is no life on the moon
    Definition
    (noun) an account of the series of events making up a person's life Definition
    (noun) a motive for living
    Example Sentence
    • pottery was his life
    Definition
    (noun) a prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives
    Synonyms : life sentence
    Example Sentence
    • he got life for killing the guard
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