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Russian translation of “live”

live

verb
 
 
/lɪv/
ALIVE [I] B1 to be alive
жить
She only lived a few days after the accident. I hope I live to see my grandchildren.Life and living
live at/in/near, etc A1 to have your home somewhere
жить у/в/около и т. д.
They live in New York. We live near each other. Where do you live?Living or sleeping somewhereHome
WAY OF LIVING [I, T] B1 to spend your life in a particular way
жить, вести образ жизни
Many people are living in poverty.Life and living
I'll never live it down! humorous something you say about an embarrassing experience that other people will not forget
я никогда не заглажу свою вину/мне никогда этого не забудут!
Embarrassing
(Definition of live verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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