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  • v  inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
    People lived in Africa millions of years ago
  • v  lead a certain kind of life; live in a certain style
    we had to live frugally after the war
  • v  continue to live through hardship or adversity
    The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents
  • v  support oneself
    Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?
  • v  have life, be alive
    My grandfather lived until the end of war
  • v  have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations
    I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict
    The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare
    I lived through two divorces
  • v  pursue a positive and satisfying existence
    You must accept yourself and others if you really want to live
  • a  actually being performed at the time of hearing or viewing
    a live television program
    brought to you live from Lincoln Center
    live entertainment involves performers actually in the physical presence of a live audience
  • a  exerting force or containing energy
    live coals
    tossed a live cigarette out the window
    got a shock from a live wire
    live ore is unmined ore
    a live bomb
    a live ball is one in play
  • a  possessing life
    the happiest person alive
    the nerve is alive
    doctors are working hard to keep him alive
    burned alive
    a live canary
  • s  highly reverberant
    a live concert hall
  • s  charged with an explosive
    live ammunition
    a live bomb
  • s  elastic; rebounds readily
    a lively tennis ball
  • s  abounding with life and energy
    the club members are a really live bunch
  • s  in current use or ready for use
    live copy is ready to be set in type or already set but not yet proofread
  • s  of current relevance
    a live issue
    still a live option
  • s  charged or energized with electricity
    a live wire
  • s  capable of erupting
    a live volcano
    the volcano is very much alive
  • r  not recorded
    the opera was broadcast live

  • A PTI cover story explaining How to live to be 100 years old.
  • Tom Perls, an aging expert at Boston University, explains why women live five to 10 years longer than men.
  • If we flew on the cheap and lived off the Red Planet's resources, we could be a two-world species within a generation.
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    June 15, 2013 - Delaware County Daily Times
  • Live wire safety event set for Monday
    Live wire safety event set for Monday Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 7:44 pm, Friday, June 14, 2013 National Grid will hold a live electrical line safety demonstration on Monday in Colonie for local emergency responders. The event, which will show how live wires can be dangerous ...
    June 15, 2013 - Albany Times Union

  • Eliot Spitzer in Bloomberg
    I have disappointed and failed to live up to the standard that I expect of myself,Spitzer, 48, said at a Manhattan press conference.
  • Janet Jackson in
    To you, Michael is an icon,Janet said. "To us, Michael is family. He will forever live in all of our hearts. On behalf of my family and myself, thank you for all of your love, thank you for all of your support. We miss him so much. Thank...
  • Larry King in ABC News
    Before I start the show tonight, I want to share some personal news with you,he said. "Twenty-five years ago, I sat across this table from New York Gov. Mario Cuomo for the first broadcast of 'Larry King Live.' Now, decades later, I talked...

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