Does any one know the meaning of LIFE........?

Life

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
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    life

       /laɪf/ [lahyf] Show IPA noun, plural lives  /laɪvz/ S, adjective

    –noun

    1.

    the condition that distinguishes organisms from inorganic objects and dead organisms, being manifested by growth through metabolism, reproduction, and the power of adaptation to environment through changes originating internally.

    2.

    the sum of the distinguishing phenomena of organisms, especially metabolism, growth, reproduction, and adaptation to environment.

    3.

    the animate existence or period of animate existence of an individual: to risk one's life; a short life and a merry one.

    4.

    a corresponding state, existence, or principle of existence conceived of as belonging to the soul: eternal life.

    5.

    the general or universal condition of human existence: Too bad, but life is like that.

    6.

    any specified period of animate existence: a man in middle life.

    7.

    the period of existence, activity, or effectiveness of something inanimate, as a machine, lease, or play: The life of the car may be ten years.

    8.

    a living being: Several lives were lost.

    9.

    living things collectively: the hope of discovering life on other planets; insect life.

    10.

    a particular aspect of existence: He enjoys an active physical life.

    11.

    the course of existence or sum of experiences and actions that constitute a person's existence: His business has been his entire life.

    12.

    a biography: a newly published life of Willa Cather.

    13.

    animation; liveliness; spirit: a speech full of life.

    14.

    resilience; elasticity.

    15.

    the force that makes or keeps something alive; the vivifying or quickening principle: The life of the treaty has been an increase of mutual understanding and respect.

    16.

    a mode or manner of existence, as in the world of affairs or society: So far her business life has not overlapped her social life.

    17.

    the period or extent of authority, popularity, approval, etc.: the life of the committee; the life of a bestseller.

    18.

    a prison sentence covering the remaining portion of the offender's animate existence: The judge gave him life.

    19.

    anything or anyone considered to be as precious as life: She was his life.

    20.

    a person or thing that enlivens: the life of the party.

    21.

    effervescence or sparkle, as of wines.

    22.

    pungency or strong, sharp flavor, as of substances when fresh or in good condition.

    23.

    nature or any of the forms of nature as the model or subject of a work of art: drawn from life.

    24.

    Baseball . another opportunity given to a batter to bat because of a misplay by a fielder.

    25.

    (in English pool) one of a limited number of shots allowed a player: Each pool player has three lives at the beginning of the game.

    –adjective

    26.

    for or lasting a lifetime; lifelong: a life membership in a club; life imprisonment.

    27.

    of or pertaining to animate existence: the life force; life functions.

    28.

    working from nature or using a living model: a life drawing; a life class.

    —Idioms

    29.

    as large as life, actually; indeed: There he stood, as large as life. Also, as big as life.

    30.

    come to life,

    a.

    to recover consciousness.

    b.

    to become animated and vigorous: The evening passed, but somehow the party never came to life.

    c.

    to appear lifelike: The characters of the novel came to life on the screen.

    31.

    for dear life, with desperate effort, energy, or speed: We ran for dear life, with the dogs at our heels. Also, for one's life.

    32.

    for the life of one, as hard as one tries; even with the utmost effort: He can't understand it for the life of him.

    33.

    get a life, to improve the quality of one's social and professional life: often used in the imperative to express impatience with someone's behavior.

    34.

    not on your life, Informal . absolutely not; under no circumstances; by no means: Will I stand for such a thing? Not on your life!

    35.

    take one's life in one's hands, to risk death knowingly: We were warned that we were taking our lives in our hands by going through that swampy area.

    36.

    to the life, in perfect imitation; exactly: The portrait characterized him to the life.

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    Origin:

    before 900; Middle English lif ( e ); Old English līf; cognate with Dutch lijf, German Leib body, Old Norse līf life, body; akin to live1

    —Related forms

    pre·life, adjective

    un·der·life, noun

    —Synonyms

    13. vivacity, sprightliness, vigor, verve, activity, energy.

    —Antonyms

    13. inertia.

    Source(s): dictionary.com
  • 9 years ago

    42

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    The meaning of life is the condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death.

  • 5 years ago

    Life means potatoes because shrek and 42 is overrated nowadays

    Source(s): I am Kami Kami means God Therefore by transitive property I am God
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  • 9 years ago

    LIfe

    Is

    For

    Exsistance.

  • j
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    These people say they do:

    "The Path of the Higher Self," Mark Prophet,

    "Man, Master of His Destiny," Omraam Aivanhov,

    "Watch Your Dreams," Ann Ree Colton,

    "The Reincarnation of Edgar Cayce?", Free and Wilcock,

    "Soul Survivor," Bruce Leininger, http://www.soulsurvivor-book.com

    Reviews at http://www.amazon.com

  • 9 years ago

    The meaning of life is to serve, and love God with all your heart, and all your soul, and all your mind. Just live for Him....

  • bv
    Lv 5
    9 years ago

    Yeah.

    The meaning of life is that there isnt one. The word "MEANING" is subjective dear.

  • 9 years ago

    The life are you, you can to be a good person ou a mosnter.

  • 9 years ago

    Life is serving and enjoying God!

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