life

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  • life — W1S1 [laıf] n plural lives [laıvz] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(time somebody is alive)¦ 2¦(state of being alive)¦ 3¦(way somebody lives)¦ 4¦(particular situation/job)¦ 5 social/personal/sex etc life 6¦(human existence)¦ 7¦(time when something exists/works)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Life — (l[imac]f), n.; pl. {Lives} (l[imac]vz). [AS. l[imac]f; akin to D. lijf body, G. leib body, MHG. l[imac]p life, body, OHG. l[imac]b life, Icel. l[imac]f, life, body, Sw. lif, Dan. liv, and E. live, v. [root]119. See {Live}, and cf. {Alive}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • life — [ laıf ] (plural lives [ laıvz ] ) noun *** ▸ 1 time from birth to death ▸ 2 way of living, experience ▸ 3 state of being alive ▸ 4 living things ▸ 5 time something exists/lasts ▸ 6 activity/excitement ▸ 7 in games ▸ 8 life imprisonment ▸ +… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Life — • The enigma of life is still one of the two or three most difficult problems that face both scientist and philosopher Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Life     Life      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • life — [laɪf] noun lives PLURALFORM [laɪvz] [countable] 1. the period of time during which something takes place or exists: • industrial products used during the life of a mining operation • The rate of interest is often subsidized and fixed for the… …   Financial and business terms

  • LIFE — (englisch für Leben) bezeichnet: Life (Magazin), amerikanische Magazine Life (Manga), japanische Manga Serie das Umwelt Förderprojekte der EU namens LIFE I III und LIFE+ den Originaltitel eines amerikanischen Films, siehe Lebenslänglich (Film)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LIFE — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres   Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • LIFE — Premier produit journalistique d’une nouvelle époque celle des picture magazines , le magazine américain Life consacre le règne de l’image, qui commence à triompher dans les années 1930. Rédacteur en chef du Time , magazine d’information… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Life — (englisch für ‚Leben‘) bezeichnet: Life (Magazin), amerikanisches Magazin Life (Manga), japanische Manga Serie Life Radio, österreichischer Radiosender Life Racing, italienischer Formel 1 Rennstall Life (Fernsehserie), US amerikanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Life — (с англ. life  жизнь): Life  второй студийный альбом шведской группы The Cardigans. Life  альбом ирландской группы Thin Lizzy. Life  альбом пуэрториканского певца Рики Мартина. life:)  украинский оператор сотовой… …   Википедия

  • life — I (period of existence) noun anima, continuance, cycle, duration, endurance, existence, lastingness, lifetime, period, period of survival, span, survival, term, term of activity, term of effectiveness, time, time from birth to death, vita… …   Law dictionary

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