Definition of long-lived in English:

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Pronunciation: /lôNGˈlivd/


Living or lasting a long time.
Example sentences
  • Yesterday Aunt M. turned 92, continuing the tradition of long-lived women in my family.
  • It turns out she's a month older than Mum - these Johnsons are a long-lived family.
  • Historically my family was long-lived, and I had fully expected to have at least another 20 years of active life ahead of me.

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Syllabification: long-lived

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