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live
I
v
1. be alive, have life, be, exist, have being, walk the earth; breathe, respire; arise, rise, originate, quicken, come forth, appear, see light, come into existence.
2. subsist, remain alive, cling to life, survive, outlive; keep a hold on, hold on, stick out, stick to; persevere, persist, endure, last, continue, remain, stand, abide, obtain, prevail; be permanent, be steadfast, be constant.
3.Usu. live on or by
subsist, maintain life, rely for maintenance; feed, be nourished, be supported; thrive, increase, wax, augment, multiply, flourish, grow, fare; support [s.o.], earn a living, follow an occupation, make one's living, earn money, get ahead; keep, maintain, nourish, support, foster, nurture; provide for, provision, victual, afford, board, subsidize.
4.Often live in or at
dwell, reside, tarry, sojourn, occupy, inhabit, people, populate; tenant, room, billet, lodge, take up one's quarters, take up residence; anchor, moor, take or strike root, establish oneself.
5. behave, act, acquit oneself, comport oneself, demean oneself, conduct oneself.
6. flourish, thrive, prosper, luxuriate; enjoy life, be happy, live it up, live high, live high off the hog, Latin, carpe diem; make the most of life, take the earth's bounty, make every moment count, bask in the sunshine, find one's place in the sun, live a charmed life, live in clover, sail before the wind, make or cut a figure, swim with the tide, get along swimmingly.
II
adj
1. alive, living, vital, breathing, viable, sensible, subsistent, existent, extant, animate, quick, vivified, Biol. motile; real, palpable, in the flesh, fleshly, bodily, substantial, embodied, incarnate, corporeal, material, physical, tangible; under the sun, this side of the grave, on the face of the earth.
2. lively, energetic, vigorous, spirited, dynamic, Inf. peppy, Inf. snappy, active, brisk, frisky; breezy, effervescent, vivacious, stirring, sparkling, glowing, bright, brilliant; ardent, eager, enthusiastic, intense, keen; alert, wide-awake; industrious, enterprising.
3. teeming, swarming, abounding, overflowing, thronged; fraught, full, rife, replete; restless, bustling, busy.
4. glowing, burning, smoldering; alight, aflame, flaming, inflamed, ignited, igneous, fiery, blazing, ablaze, afire; aglow, incandescent, candent, white-hot, red-hot.
5. vivid, bright, bright-colored, colorful, chromatic; gay, deep, gorgeous, rich; florid, showy, garish, flashy.
6. resilient, elastic, rebounding, recoiling; buoyant, bouncy, springy; tensile, ductile; yielding, rubbery.
7. loaded, combustible, explodable, explosive, ex-plosible, unexploded, fulminant.
8. still in use, current, latest, up-to-date, active, in the air, at hand, at issue; happening, going on, in the wind; prevailing, prevalent, in question; controversial, debatable, doubtful, moot, unsettled, lively, touchy, Sl. hot, Sl. hairy.

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  • live — live …   Dictionnaire des rimes

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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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