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life preserver

American English: /laɪf prəˈzərvər/


(American English)
  • 2life jacket
    Example sentences
    • But rounding Halibut Point, I was relieved to see that at least one of them, the guy in the life preserver, was still well astern.
    • When my turn came, the fat guy in the life preserver - he was still wearing it - looked at me and laughed.
    • That life preserver by itself wasn't enough to save him.
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