Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “live”

See all translations

live

verb [I] (HAVE LIFE)
活著
 
 
/lɪv/
(to continue) to be alive or have life
生存;活著
He only lived a few days after the accident.
出事後他只活了幾天就死了。
I hope I live to see my grandchildren.
我希望我能活到看見我孫兒女的那一天。
[+ to infinitive] Her granny lived to the ripe old age of 94.
她祖母活到了94歲高齡。
Can the right to live ever be denied to any human?
人的生存權可以剝奪嗎?
She lived on well into her nineties.
她一直活到了90多歲。
Life and living
(Definition of live verb (HAVE LIFE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “live” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

be as cold as ice

to be extremely cold

Word of the Day

Let’s celebrate! (words and phrases for parties)

by Kate Woodford,
December 17, 2014
​​​ With Christmas and New Year almost upon us, we thought it a good time to look at the language of parties and celebrations. First, let’s start with the word ‘party’ itself. To have or throw a party or, less commonly, to give a party is to arrange a party: We’re having a

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More