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Live (IPA: /ˈɫaɪv/, /ˈɫɪv/)


Live (v. i.)

To be alive; to have life; to have, as an animal or a plant, the capacity of assimilating matter as food, and to be dependent on such assimilation for a continuance of existence; as, animals and plants that live to a great age are long in reaching maturity.

Live (v. i.)

To pass one's time; to pass life or time in a certain manner, as to habits, conduct, or circumstances; as, to live in ease or affluence; to live happily or usefully.

Live (v. i.)

To make one's abiding place or home; to abide; to dwell; to reside.

Live (v. i.)

To be or continue in existence; to exist; to remain; to be permanent; to last; -- said of inanimate objects, ideas, etc.

Live (v. i.)

To enjoy or make the most of life; to be in a state of happiness.

Live (v. i.)

To feed; to subsist; to be nourished or supported; -- with on; as, horses live on grass and grain.

Live (v. i.)

To have a spiritual existence; to be quickened, nourished, and actuated by divine influence or faith.

Live (v. i.)

To be maintained in life; to acquire a livelihood; to subsist; -- with on or by; as, to live on spoils.

Live (v. i.)

To outlast danger; to float; -- said of a ship, boat, etc.; as, no ship could live in such a storm.

Live (v. t.)

To spend, as one's life; to pass; to maintain; to continue in, constantly or habitually; as, to live an idle or a useful life.

Live (v. t.)

To act habitually in conformity with; to practice.

Live (a.)

Having life; alive; living; not dead.

Live (a.)

Being in a state of ignition; burning; having active properties; as, a live coal; live embers.

Live (a.)

Full of earnestness; active; wide awake; glowing; as, a live man, or orator.

Live (a.)

Vivid; bright.

Live (a.)

Imparting power; having motion; as, the live spindle of a lathe.

Live (n.)

Life.

Live

American rock band from York, Pennsylvania

Live

Live album by YU grupa

Live

Album by Guano Apes

Live

Album by Metal Church

Live

2006 EP by The Sounds

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Unfortunately, there would be no live casting of the game, hence we will have to miss the game ." (2015)" - Leung Chun-ying

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "What's up, Sarge? Do you want to live forever ?" Dunno. Ask me again in five hundred years ." (p. 293)" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Fools) live poor to die rich." - English proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Original Japanese)In the future, on Earth... please live happy lives everyone!" - Fictional last words in animated television series

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (repeated line) Live fast, think fast, act fast." - Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog


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