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English definition of “be in the land of the living”

be in the land of the living

humorous
to be awake or to be alive: She was partying till the early hours, so I don't imagine she'll be in the land of the living before lunchtime.
(Definition of be in the land of the living from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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