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Origin of live-in
Example sentences from the Web for live-in
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
That article noted that the F-35 does not currently have the ability to down-link live video to ground troops,.
We were barely into the appetizer when he asked a fairly basic question—where did my family live?
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
And how we want to live our lives in light of those differences.
And that was that if he and his wife were to ever live together again and be happy, the family were to be kept out of it.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
"I don't know whether I am going to like this or not--this coming to live in town," thought the little pig.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
My son,” said Grabantak one evening to Chingatok, “if we are henceforth to live in peace, why not unite and become one nation?The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
Their opportunities and earnings are relatively small, and in order to live they must figure closely.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
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British Dictionary definitions for live-in
verb (intr, adverb)
Idioms and Phrases with live-in
Reside in one's place of employment or schooling, as in They wanted a baby-sitter who could live in, or Joe was planning to live in at the college. This expression is used primarily for domestic servants or students. [Late 1800s] Also see live out.
live in something. Continue in existence, memory, or some feeling. This sense appears in such phrases as live in the past, meaning “to concentrate on past memories,” or live in hope of, meaning “to continue anticipating that something will happen.” For example, Alice lived in the past; she had no interest in current events, or Jim lived in hope of getting a teaching post. Also see live in sin.