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Origin of life-and-death
Words nearby life-and-death
Example sentences from the Web for life-and-death
Israel and the U.S. have a life-and-death interest in maintaining their technological advantage.Memo to Bibi Netanyahu: It’s Time to Build an Arsenal of Awe|Lloyd Green|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Important issues—in some cases, life-and-death issues—are at stake.
Bashar also is in a life-and-death struggle to survive today.Israel’s Dilemma: If It Attacks Iran, Will It Also Have to Hit Hizbullah?|Bruce Riedel|February 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But this is a life-and-death lifestyle, and a very diverse population.
All this, however, had seemed remote from his personal affairs, his life-and-death struggles—till now.The Street Called Straight|Basil King
The boughs were closely matted, in a life-and-death struggle for light and air.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 11)|Archer Butler Hulbert
He entered heart and soul into the life-and-death struggle which drew upon it the eyes of the whole civilized world.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XI|John Lord
There shall no longer be a life-and-death struggle for food and shelter.War of the Classes|Jack London
It was sinking fast, and from its mouth protruded the heads of two men engaged in a life-and-death struggle.
Idioms and Phrases with life-and-death
see matter of life and death.