live on sth
— phrasal verb with live uk /lɪv/ us /lɪv/ verb
- I can live on my inheritance.
- The job provides enough to live on.
- His earnings aren't enough to live on.
- They live on the money they earn from growing tobacco.
- It's hard to imagine what these people live on.
- They live on a diet of maize.
- Our cat lives on chicken and milk.
- You can't live on chips.
- They live on fast food.
- They have to live on what they can grow themselves.