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English definition of “live for sth/sb”

live for sth/sb

verb uk phrasal verb with live   /lɪv/ us  
B2 to have something or someone as the most important thing in your life: She just lives for music.
(Definition of live for sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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