Synonyms of live in English:

live1

verb

  • 1 the greatest mathematician who ever lived
    exist, be alive, be, have life; breathe, draw breath, walk the earth
    the greatest mathematician who ever lived
    [Antonyms] die be dead
  • 2 I live in Arkansas
    reside in, have one's home in, have one's residence in, be settled in; be housed in, lodge in; inhabit, occupy, populate
    formal dwell in, be domiciled in
  • 3 they lived quietly
    pass/spend one's life, have a lifestyle; behave, conduct oneself
    formal comport oneself
  • 4 she had lived a difficult life
    experience, spend, pass, lead, have, go through, undergo
  • 6 you should get out there and live
    enjoy oneself, enjoy life, have fun, live life to the full/fullest

Phrases

live it up

informal they're living it up in Hawaii live extravagantlylive in the lap of luxurylive in clovercarouserevelenjoy oneselfhave a good timego on a spree informalpartypaint the town redhave a balllive high on/off the hog archaicwassail

live off/on

the gulls live off discarded fish subsist onfeed on/offeatconsume

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Synonyms of live in English:

live2

adjective

  • 1 live bait
    living, alive, having life, breathing, animate, sentient
    live bait
    [Antonyms] dead inanimate
  • 2 a live performance
    in the flesh, personal, in person, not recorded
    a live performance
    [Antonyms] recorded
  • 3 a live wire
    electrified, charged, powered, active
    informal hot
    a live wire
    [Antonyms] inactive
  • 5 a live grenade
    unexploded, explosive, active; unstable, volatile
    a live grenade
    [Antonyms] inactive

Phrases

live wire

informal that Goldie is a real live wire energetic person informalfireballhuman dynamopowerhouselife of the party

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