Die Übersetzung von "life" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


noun /laif/ (plural lives /laivz/)

the quality belonging to plants and animals which distinguishes them from rocks, minerals etc and things which are dead

Doctors are fighting to save the child’s life.

the period between birth and death

He had a long and happy life.


She was full of life and energy.

a manner of living

She lived a life of ease and idleness.

the period during which any particular state exists

He had many different jobs during his working life.

living things

It is now believed that there may be life on Mars
animal life.

the story of a life

riwayat hidup
He has written a life of Churchill.

life imprisonment

hukuman penjara seumur hidup
He was given life for murder.
lifeless adjective


A lifeless body was found in the canal.

not lively; uninteresting

tidak menarik
The actress gave a disappointingly lifeless performance.
lifelike adjective

like a living person, animal etc

tampak hidup
The statue was very lifelike
a lifelike portrait.
life-and-death adjective

serious and deciding between life and death

antara hidup dan mati
a life-and-death struggle.
lifebelt noun

a ring or belt filled with air or made of a material which floats, for keeping a person afloat.

pelampung keselamatan
lifeboat noun

a boat for saving shipwrecked people.

bot penyelamat
lifebuoy noun

a buoy intended to support a person in the water till he or she can be rescued.

pelampung keselamatan
life cycle noun

the various stages through which a living thing passes

kitaran hidup
the life cycle of the snail.
life expectancy noun (plural life expectancies)

the (average) length of time a person can expect to live.

jangka hayat
lifeguard noun

a person employed to protect and rescue swimmers at a swimming-pool, beach etc.

anggota penyelamat
life jacket noun

(British ) a sleeveless jacket filled with material that will float, for keeping a person afloat; life vest(American)

jaket keselamatan
an inflatable life jacket.
lifeline noun

a rope for support in dangerous operations or thrown to rescue a drowning person.

tali keselamatan
lifelong adjective

lasting the whole length of a life

sepanjang hayat
a lifelong friendship.
life-saving noun

the act or skill of rescuing people from drowning

The boy is being taught life-saving.
life-size adjective, adverb ( life-sized)

(of a copy, drawing etc) as large as the original

sebesar saiz sebenar
a life-sized statue.
lifespan noun

the average or maximum length of time which a person or animal is expected to live

jangka hayat
the human lifespan.

the average or maximum length of time which a thing is expected to function or continue to exist

jangka hayat
Laptop batteries have a relatively short lifespan.
lifestyle noun

the way in which a person or a group of people lives, including the type of job they do, where they live, and how they spend their free time

gaya hidup
a healthy/lavish/outdoor lifestyle.
lifetime noun

the period of a person’s life

seumur hidup
He saw many changes in his lifetime.
life vest noun

(American ) a sleeveless jacket filled with material that will float, for keeping a person afloat; life jacket(British)

jaket keselamatan
as large as life

in person; actually

I went to the party and there was John as large as life.
bring to life

to make lively or interesting

His lectures really brought the subject to life.
come to life

to become lively or interesting

hidup; menarik
The play did not come to life until the last act.
for life

until death

seumur hidup
They became friends for life.
the life and soul of the party noun

a person who is very active, enthusiastic, amusing etc at a party.

not for the life of me

not even if it was necessary in order to save my life

I couldn’t for the life of me remember his name!
not on your life!

certainly not!

jangan mimpilah!
’Will you get married?’ ’Not on your life!’
take life

to kill

It is a sin to take life.
take one’s life

to kill oneself

membunuh diri
He became extremely depressed and took his own life.
take one’s life in one’s hands

to take the risk of being killed

membahayakan diri
You’re taking your life in your hands if you climb up that rickety old ladder.
to the life

exactly (like)

kelihatan benar-benar hidup
When he put on that uniform, he was Napoleon to the life.

(Die Übersetzung von "life" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)