Definition of live and breathe something in English:

live and breathe something

  • Be extremely interested in or enthusiastic about a particular subject or activity and so devote a great deal of one’s time to it: they live and breathe Italy and all things Italian
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    • When you're in this business you live and breathe it.
    • When you live and breathe your product, it's hard to realize that customers aren't as passionate about it as you are.
    • He lives and breathes pantomime and every year puts heart and soul into his productions.
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