I made an arrangement to live in temporary housing, I lived apart from my family for seven weeks.
Wasserstein lived a life that was decidedly unconventional, and she lived it on her own terms.
Vanessa has lived in Atlanta for 11 years—“way too long,” she says.
I know what it feels like to be next to a sick person because I lived that.
It was the day after I turned 18, and we moved to New York and I lived by myself.
He had so lived for Pleasure that he had never known Happiness.
Both these authors were acceptable to the princes and ministers under whom they lived.
Here had lived an elder race, to which we look back with disquietude.
She had never seen it before, and she wondered who lived there.
The house in which Cassy lived was what is agreeably known as a walk-up.
Old English lifian (Anglian), libban (West Saxon) "to be, to live, have life; to experience," also "to supply oneself with food, to pass life (in some condition)," from Proto-Germanic *liben (cf. Old Norse lifa "to live, remain," Old Frisian libba, German leben, Gothic liban "to live"), from PIE root *leip- "to remain, continue" (cf. Greek liparein "to persist, persevere;" see leave). Meaning "to make a residence, dwell" is from c.1200. Related: Lived; living.
According to the Dutch Prouerbe ... Leuen ende laetan leuen, To liue and to let others liue. [Malynes, 1622]To live it up "live gaily and extravagantly" is from 1903. To live up to "act in accordance with" is 1690s, from earlier live up "live on a high (moral or mental) level" (1680s). To live (something) down "outwear (some slander or embarrassment)" is from 1842. To live with "cohabit as husband and wife" is attested from 1749; sense of "to put up with" is attested from 1937. Expression live and learn is attested from c.1620.
1540s, "having life," later (1610s) "burning, glowing," a shortening of alive (q.v.). Sense of "containing unspent energy or power" (live ammunition, etc.) is from 1799. Meaning "in-person" (of performance) is first attested 1934. Live wire is attested from 1890; figurative sense of "active person" is from 1903.
Having life; alive.
Capable of replicating in a host's cells.
Containing living microorganisms or active virus, as a vaccine.