Translation of "live on sth" - English-Russian dictionary

live on sth

phrasal verb with live uk /lɪv/ us verb

B2 Money that you live on is the money you use to buy the things that you need.

жить на (какие-либо средства)
We lived on very little when we were students.

B2 to only eat a particular type of food

питаться чем-либо
All summer we live on hamburgers and hot dogs.

(Translation of “live on sth” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)