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definition of the word live

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Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
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From Old English libban

Infinitive
to live

Third person singular
lives

Simple past
lived

Past participle
lived

Present participle
living

to live (third-person singular simple present lives, present participle living, simple past and past participle lived)

  1. (intransitive) To be alive; to have life.
    He's not expected to live for more than a few months.
  2. (intransitive) To have permanent residence somewhere.
    I live at 2a Acacia Avenue.
  3. (intransitive) To survive, to persevere, to continue.
    Her memory lives in that song.
  4. (transitive) To spend, as one's life; to pass; to maintain; to continue in, constantly or habitually.
    to live an idle or a useful life.
    • 1921, Juanita Helm Floyd, Women in the Life of Balzac:  
      Many people write their romances, others live them; Honore de Balzac did both.
  5. (transitive) To act habitually in conformity with; to practice.
    • 2006, Laura Cardone, Motivation at Work[1]:  
      Change happens from the inside out and this great resource can show you how to live the habits that build personal and professional effectiveness.


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