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Definizione monolingua e traduzione live

Inglese grammatica



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

  1. (intransitive) To be alive; to have life.
    Hes not expected to live for more than a few months.
  2. (intransitive) To have permanent residence somewhere.
    I live at 2a Acacia Avenue.
    He lives in LA, but hes staying here over the summer.
  3. (intransitive) To survive; to persevere; to continue.
    Her memory lives in that song.
  4. (intransitive, hyperbolic) To cope.
    Youll just have to live with it!
    I cant live in a world without you.
  5. (transitive) To spend, as ones life; to pass; to maintain; to continue in, constantly or habitually.
    to live an idle or a useful life.
    • 2011 December 19, Kerry Brown, “Kim Jong-il obituary”, The Guardian:
      By 1980, South Korea had overtaken its northern neighbour, and was well on its way to being one of the Asian tigers – high-performing economies, with democratic movements ultimately winning power in the 1990s. The withdrawal of most Soviet aid in 1991, with the fall of the Soviet empire, pushed North Korea further down. Kim Il-sung had held a genuine place on North Korean peoples affections. His son was regarded as a shadowy playboy, with rumours circulating over the years that he imported Russian and Chinese prostitutes, and lived a life of profligacy and excess.
    • 1921, Juanita Helm Floyd, Women in the Life of Balzac:
      Many people write their romances, others live them; Honore de Balzac did both.
  6. (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.

live (not comparable)

  1. (only used attributively) Having life; that is alive.
    The post office will not ship live animals.
  2. Being in existence; actual
    He is a live example of the consequences of excessive drinking.
  3. Having active properties; being energized.
  4. Operational; being in actual use rather than in testing.
  5. (broadcasting) Seen or heard from a broadcast, as it happens.
    The station presented a live news program every evening.
  6. Of a performance or speech, in person.
    This night club has a live band on weekends.
  7. Of a recorded performance, made in front of an audience, or not having been edited after recording.
  8. Of firearms or explosives, capable of causing harm.
    The air force practices dropping live bombs on the uninhabited island.
  9. (circuitry) Electrically charged or energized, usually indicating that the item may cause electrocution if touched.
    Use caution when working near live wires.
  10. (poker) Being a bet which can be raised by the bettor, usually in reference to a blind or straddle.
    Tommys blind was live, so he was given the option to raise.
  11. Featuring humans; not animated, in the phrases “live actors” or “live action”.

live (comparative more live, superlative most live)

  1. Of an event, as it happens; in real time; direct.
    The concert was broadcast live by radio.
  2. Of making a performance or speech, in person.
    Hell be appearing live at the auditorium.
Traduzione italiano vivere |abitare |dal vivo |live |vivo |dimorare |stare |diretta |abitiamo |acceso |alloggiare |attuale |campare |campà |carico |esistere |in diretta |inesploso |reale |rimanere |risiedere |sedersi |sopravvivere |vive |vivente |

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