Lived
Lived Lived (l[imac]vd), a. Having life; -- used only in composition; as, long-lived; short-lived. [1913 Webster]

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  • -lived — / līvd or sometimes livd/ combining form Denoting having life (eg long lived) • • • Main Entry: ↑live * * * lived «lyvd», combining form. having a life: »Long lived = having a long life. * * * /ˌlıvd/ combining form : having a life of a specified …   Useful english dictionary

  • -lived — see long lived; short lived …   Modern English usage

  • -lived — [līvd, livd] 〚< ME lyved: see LIFE & ED〛 combining form having (a specified kind or duration of) life [long lived] * * * …   Universalium

  • -lived — [līvd, livd] [< ME lyved: see LIFE & ED] combining form having (a specified kind or duration of) life [long lived] …   English World dictionary

  • lived — /luyvd, livd/, adj. having life, a life, or lives, as specified (usually used in combination): a many lived cat. [1350 1400; ME; see LIFE, ED3] Pronunciation. LIVED, meaning having a certain kind or extent of life, is not derived from the… …   Universalium

  • lived — [[t]laɪvd, lɪvd[/t]] adj. having life, a life, or lives, as specified (usu. in combination): long lived[/ex] • Etymology: 1350–1400 pron: The adjective lived is not derived from the verb live [[t]lɪv[/t]] but from the noun life [[t]laɪf[/t]] to… …   From formal English to slang

  • Lived — Live Live (l[i^]v), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lived} (l[i^]vd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Living}.] [OE. liven, livien, AS. libban, lifian; akin to OS. libbian, D. leven, G. leben, OHG. leb[=e]n, Dan. leve, Sw. lefva, Icel. lifa to live, to be left, to remain …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -lived — suffix (in adjectives) lasting or living for a particular length of time: Her enthusiasm was short lived. (=did not last long) | to come from a long lived family …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • -lived — adjective combining form Etymology: Middle English, from lif life having a life of a specified kind or length < long lived > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lived — adj. Lived is used with these nouns: ↑experience …   Collocations dictionary

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