live


live
I verb
1)

the greatest mathematician who ever lived

Syn:
exist, be alive, be, have life; breathe, draw breath, walk the earth
Ant:
die, be dead
2)

I live in Arkansas

Syn:
reside in, have one's home in, have one's residence in, be settled in; be housed in, lodge in; inhabit, occupy, populate; formal dwell in, be domiciled in
3)

they lived quietly

Syn:
pass/spend one's life, have a lifestyle; behave, conduct oneself; formal comport oneself
4)

she had lived a difficult life

Syn:
experience, spend, pass, lead, have, go through, undergo
5)

Fred lived by his wits

Syn:
survive, make a living, earn one's living, eke out a living; subsist, support oneself, sustain oneself, make ends meet, keep body and soul together
6)

you should get out there and live

Syn:
enjoy oneself, enjoy life, have fun, live life to the full/fullest
II adjective
1)

live bait

Syn:
living, alive, having life, breathing, animate, sentient
Ant:
dead, inanimate
2)

a live performance

Syn:
in the flesh, personal, in person, not recorded
Ant:
recorded
3)

a live wire

Syn:
electrified, charged, powered, active; informal hot
Ant:
inactive
4)

live coals

Syn:
hot, glowing, red hot, aglow; burning, alight, flaming, aflame, blazing, ignited, on fire; literary afire
5)

a live grenade

Syn:
unexploded, explosive, active; unstable, volatile
Ant:
inactive

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  • live — live …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • live — live …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Live- — Live …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Live-8 — Live 8 war ein weltumspannendes Rockkonzert unter dem Motto „Make Poverty History“ (Macht Armut zur Vergangenheit / Lasst Armut Geschichte werden), das am 2. Juli 2005 gleichzeitig an zehn Orten der G8 Mitgliedstaaten sowie in Südafrika stattfand …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Live 8 — Live 8 war ein weltumspannendes Rockkonzert unter dem Motto „Make Poverty History“ („Macht Armut zur Vergangenheit“ oder „Lasst Armut Geschichte werden“), das am 2. Juli 2005 gleichzeitig an zehn Orten der G8 Mitgliedstaaten sowie in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Live CD — (англ. «живой» компакт диск, произносится лайв си ди)  операционная система, загружающаяся со сменного носителя (CD, DVD, USB накопитель и т. д.), не требующая для своего функционирования установки на жёсткий диск. Этим же… …   Википедия

  • live — live1 [liv] vi. lived, living [ME liven < OE libban (akin to ON lifa, Goth liban, Ger leben) < IE * lib(h)s < base * leibh , to live] 1. to be alive; have life 2. a) to remain alive b) to last; endure …   English World dictionary

  • Live! — may refer to:* Live! (Marvin Gaye album), An Album By Marvin Gaye In The Year Of 1974 In Oakland Coliseum * Live! (Anna Vissi album), a 1993 live album by Anna Vissi * Live! (April Wine album), an album by April Wine * Live! (Bob Marley and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Live X — refers to concerts hosted by the Atlanta, Georgia based radio station 99X, generally performed in an unplugged style. CDs Each year, a CD is released by 99X containing select tracks from many Live X concerts that occurred in the past year. All… …   Wikipedia

  • live — Ⅰ. live [1] ► VERB 1) remain alive. 2) be alive at a specified time. 3) spend one s life in a particular way or under particular circumstances: they are living in fear. 4) make one s home in a particular place or with a particular person. 5) (liv …   English terms dictionary

  • Live — (l[imac]v), a. [Abbreviated from alive. See {Alive}, {Life}.] 1. Having life; alive; living; not dead. [1913 Webster] If one man s ox hurt another s, that he die; then they shall sell the live ox, and divide the money of it. Ex. xxi. 35. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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