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live (v):
have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations
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I know the feeling!
have you ever known hunger?
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

Related Words: experienceknow
live (v):
have life, be alive
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Our great leader is no more.
My grandfather lived until the end of war

Related Words: be
live (v):
lead a certain kind of life; live in a certain style
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we had to live frugally after the war
live (v):
pursue a positive and satisfying existence
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You must accept yourself and others if you really want to live
live (v):
support oneself
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he could barely exist on such a low wage.
Can you live on $2000 a month in New York City?
Many people in the world have to subsist on $1 a day

Related Words: subsistsurvive
live (v):
continue to live through hardship or adversity
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We went without water and food for 3 days.
These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America.
The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents.
how long can a person last without food and water?

Related Words: enduresurvive
live (v):
inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of
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People lived in Africa millions of years ago.
The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted.
this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean.
deer are populating the woods

Related Words: dwellinhabitpopulate
live (s):
capable of erupting
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a live volcano.
the volcano is very much alive
live (a):
possessing life
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the happiest person alive.
the nerve is alive.
doctors are working hard to keep him alive.
burned alive.
a live canary

Related Words: a
live (a):
exerting force or containing energy
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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
live (s):
charged or energized with electricity
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a hot wire.
a live wire
live (s):
of current relevance
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a live issue.
still a live option
live (s):
in current use or ready for use
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live copy is ready to be set in type or already set but not yet proofread
live (s):
abounding with life and energy
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the club members are a really live bunch
live (s):
elastic; rebounds readily
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clean bouncy hair.
a lively tennis ball.
as resilient as seasoned hickory.
springy turf

Related Words: bouncylyresilientspringy
live (a):
actually being performed at the time of hearing or viewing
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a live television program.
brought to you live from Lincoln Center.
live entertainment involves performers actually in the physical presence of a live audience
live (s):
charged with an explosive
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live ammunition.
a live bomb
live (s):
highly reverberant
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a live concert hall
live (r):
not recorded
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the opera was broadcast live
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Charity begins at home

Önce can sonra canan.
You should take care of family and people close to you before you worry about helping others.


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