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Synonyms for live

Synonyms for (verb) live

Synonyms: know, live, experience Definition: have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations Usage: I know the feeling!; have you ever known hunger?; I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict; The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare; I lived through two divorces

Similar words: see, go through, experience Definition: go or live through Usage: We had many trials to go through; he saw action in Viet Nam

Synonyms: dwell, live, inhabit, populate Definition: inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of Usage: People lived in Africa millions of years ago; The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted; this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean; deer are populating the woods

Similar words: be Definition: occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere Usage: Where is my umbrella? The toolshed is in the back; What is behind this behavior?

Synonyms for (adjective) live

Synonyms: alive, live Definition: capable of erupting Usage: a live volcano; the volcano is very much alive

Similar words: active Definition: (of e.g. volcanos) capable of erupting

Synonyms: alive, live Definition: possessing life Usage: the happiest person alive; the nerve is alive; doctors are working hard to keep him alive; burned alive; a live canary

Similar words: liveborn Definition: (of newborn infant) showing signs of life after birth; not stillborn Usage: a liveborn baby

Similar words: viable Definition: capable of life or normal growth and development Usage: viable seeds; a viable fetus

Similar words: vital Definition: manifesting or characteristic of life Usage: a vital, living organism; vital signs

Synonyms: live Definition: exerting force or containing energy Usage: live coals; tossed a live cigarette out the window; got a shock from a live wire; live ore is unmined ore; a live bomb; a live ball is one in play

Similar words: in play Definition: of a ball Usage: the ball is still in play

Similar words: living Definition: (used of minerals or stone) in its natural state and place; not mined or quarried Usage: carved into the living stone;

Synonyms: live, hot Definition: charged or energized with electricity Usage: a hot wire; a live wire

Similar words: charged Definition: of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge Usage: charged particles; a charged battery

Synonyms: live Definition: of current relevance Usage: a live issue; still a live option

Similar words: current Definition: occurring in or belonging to the present time Usage: current events; the current topic; current negotiations; current psychoanalytic theories; the ship's current position

Synonyms: live Definition: in current use or ready for use Usage: live copy is ready to be set in type or already set but not yet proofread

Similar words: current Definition: occurring in or belonging to the present time Usage: current events; the current topic; current negotiations; current psychoanalytic theories; the ship's current position

Synonyms: live Definition: abounding with life and energy Usage: the club members are a really live bunch

Similar words: lively Definition: full of life and energy Usage: a lively discussion; lively and attractive parents; a lively party

Synonyms: bouncy, springy, live, lively, resilient Definition: elastic; rebounds readily Usage: clean bouncy hair; a lively tennis ball; as resilient as seasoned hickory; springy turf

Similar words: elastic Definition: capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy Usage: an elastic band; a youthful and elastic walk

Synonyms: live, unrecorded Definition: actually being performed at the time of hearing or viewing Usage: a live television program; brought to you live from Lincoln Center; live entertainment involves performers actually in the physical presence of a live audience

Similar words: untaped, unfilmed Definition: not recorded on film or tape

Synonyms: live Definition: charged with an explosive Usage: live ammunition; a live bomb

Similar words: loaded Definition: (of weapons) charged with ammunition Usage: a loaded gun

Synonyms: live Definition: highly reverberant Usage: a live concert hall

Similar words: reverberant Definition: having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected Usage: a reverberant room; the reverberant booms of cannon