Traducción de "life" - Diccionario Inglés-Ruso

life

noun uk us /laɪf/ (plural lives /laɪvz/)
ANIMALS/PLANTS [ U ]

B1 living things and their activities

жизнь
Is there life in outer space?
PERSON'S EXISTENCE [ C ]

B2 the existence of a person

жизнь
How many lives will be lost to AIDS?
TIME [ C, U ]

A1 the time between a person's birth and their death

жизнь
I'm not sure I want to spend the rest of my life with him.
Life's too short to worry about stuff like that.
Unfortunately, accidents are part of life.
He had a happy life.
WAY OF LIVING [ C, U ]

B1 a way of living

жизнь, образ жизни
You lead an exciting life.
family/private/sex, etc life

one part of someone's existence

семейная/частная/половая и т. д. жизнь
My private life is nobody's business but mine.
ACTIVITY [ U ]

B2 energy and activity

жизнь, оживление, энергия
She was always bubbly and full of life.
I looked through the window but couldn't see any signs of life (= people moving).
ACTIVE PERIOD [ no plural ]

the amount of time that a machine, system, etc exists or can be used

срок эксплуатации
Careful use will prolong the life of your machine.
bring sth to life/come to life

to make something more real or exciting, or to become more real or exciting

оживлять что-либо/оживать
That's life.

something you say which means bad things happen and you cannot prevent them

такова жизнь, ничего не поделаешь
You don't get everything you want but that's life, isn't it?
Get a life! informal

something you say to a boring person when you want them to do more exciting things

займись чем-нибудь более интересным
Surely you're not cleaning the house on Saturday night? Get a life!
→ See also the facts of life , give sb the kiss of life , give sb/sth a new lease of life , shelf life , walk of life

(Translation of “life” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Ruso © Cambridge University Press)