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Meaning of “be in the land of the living” in the English Dictionary

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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 Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be in the land of the living”
in Chinese (Simplified) 醒着, 活着…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醒著, 活著…
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