life-style life-style

Definition(s):

  • (n) a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • They are in search of a life-style that can be bought, often dearly, in the dozens of stores crammed into the crowded area.

News

  • Hold My Life: Bob Stinson's Regrets

    This story was originally published in the June 1993 issue of SPIN magazine Sitting on a fallen tree on a small island in the middle of a frozen Minneapolis lake, Bob Stinson is a shaky defense for the rock life-style...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Spin

Quotes

  1. The author of the piece, George Plimpton, began his initial article with the subhead "He's a pitcher, part yogi and part recluse. Impressively liberated from our opulent life-style."
    on Apr 1, 2010 By: George Plimpton Source: Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  2. "Instead of living a life of poverty, chastity and obedience, he lived a life-style of sexual debauchery, lechery, lying, stealing, and deception," said District Attorney Lynn Abraham.
    on Dec 20, 2007 By: Lynne Abraham Source: 6abc.com

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