Die Übersetzung von "live" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /liv/

to have life; to be alive

a threat to virtually everything that lives on the planet.

to survive

The doctors say he is very ill, but they think he will live.
It was difficult to believe that she had lived through such an experience.

to have one’s home or dwelling (in a particular place)

vivre, habiter
She lives next to the church.
They went to live in Bristol / in a huge house.

to pass (one’s life)

He lived a life of luxury.
She lives in fear of being attacked.

(with by) to make enough money etc to feed and house oneself

vivre (de)
He lives by fishing.
-lived adjective

having (a certain type of) life

à la vie (…)
living adjective

having life; being alive

a living creature
The aim of the project was to discover if there was anything living on Mars.

now alive

Many consider him to be the greatest living artist.
living room noun

the room of a house etc in which the occupants of the house usually sit during their leisure time.

salle de séjour
live-in adjective

living in the same place with a sexual partner without being married to him/her

compagne, compagnon
a live-in partner/boyfriend.
live and let live

to tolerate other people’s actions and expect them to tolerate one’s own.

il faut se montrer tolérant
live down

to live through the shame of (a foolish act etc) till it is forgotten

faire oublier à la longue
It would be a long time until he could live down such an embarrassing incident.
live in/out

to have one’s home at, away from, the place where one works

être logé et nourri; ne pas être logé
All the hotel staff live in
The nurse chose to live out.
live on

to keep oneself alive by eating

se nourrir de
He lives on fish and potatoes.

to be supported (financially) by

vivre avec
He lives on $40 a week.
live up to

to behave in a manner worthy of

vivre en accord avec
He found it difficult to live up to his reputation as a hero.
(with)in living memory

within a period recent enough to be remembered by someone still alive

de mémoire d’homme
It was the worst harvest in living memory.

(Die Übersetzung von "live" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)