Translation of "livelihood" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈlaɪʊd/ us

(the way someone earns) the money people need to pay for food, a place to live, clothing, etc.

Many ship workers could lose their livelihoods because of falling orders for new ships.
That farm is his livelihood.
→ See also living noun (MONEY)

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


noun /ˈlaivlihud/

a means of living, especially of earning enough money to feed oneself etc

medio de vida, sustento
The livelihoods of African farmers are threatened by imports from rich countries.

(Translation of “livelihood” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)