Translation of "lifeline" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlaɪf.laɪn/ us

something, especially a way of getting help, that you depend on to lead your life in a satisfactory way

For many old people living on their own the phone is their lifeline to the outside world.

a rope that is thrown to someone who is in the water, especially the sea, and is in danger

cuerda de salvamento

(Translation of “lifeline” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)