- to undo or reverse (past life, experiences, etc.): to unlive his crimes by making retribution.
Origin of unlive
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Examples from the Web for unlive
He might live them over or live them down, but unlive them he could not.Phases of an Inferior Planet
Thus they unlive their former lives, and commence men by forgetting that they ever have been boys.The History of Virginia, in Four Parts
Seeing the mishap from the shore, our Captain sung out to the boys to save whatever of the unlive stock in it they could.Buckskin Mose
- (tr) to live so as to nullify, undo, or live down (past events or times)