Meaning of "live" in Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /lɪv/ living, lived

A1 to have your home somewhere:

They live in York.
Where do you live?

B1 to be alive:

I hope I live to see my grandchildren.

B1 to spend your life in a particular way:

My grandmother lives alone.

(Definition of “live verb” from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)