lived-in
adjective Date: 1873 of or suggesting long-term human habitation or use <
a comfortable lived-in room
>
; also showing the effects of age or experience <
a lived-in voice
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lived-in — adj 1.) lived in places or clothes look as though they have been used or worn a lot use this to show approval a lived in look/feel ▪ The most fashionable jeans this winter have a lived in look. 2.) someone who has a lived in face looks fairly old …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lived-in — [ lıvd ın ] adjective 1. ) a lived in place looks comfortable and not new or completely neat 2. ) INFORMAL someone who has a lived in face is quite old, but looks as if they have had an interesting life …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lived-in — adj. having residents; as, a house with a lived in look. Syn: inhabited, tenanted. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lived-in — adjective a place that looks lived in has been used often by people so that it does not seem too new: have a lived in look often humorous: Jared s apartment has that lived in look …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • lived-in — UK [ˈlɪvd ɪn] / US adjective 1) a lived in place looks comfortable and not new or completely tidy 2) informal someone who has a lived in face is quite old, but looks as if they have had an interesting life …   English dictionary

  • lived-in —    untidy    You so describe another s house, usually with an implication of untidiness and dirt. A lived in face denotes debauchery on the part of its wearer …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • lived-in — adjective Describing a location as looking like someone currently lives there or has lived there, not pristine, not new. Generally a derogatory term meaning it is sloppily kept …   Wiktionary

  • lived in — Synonyms and related words: comfortable, comfy, commodious, contented, convenient, cozy, cushioned, cushiony, cushy, easeful, easy, friendly, homelike, homely, homey, luxurious, peaceful, relaxing, reposeful, restful, roomy, snug, soft, warm …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lived-in — adjective 1》 (of a room or building) showing comforting signs of wear and habitation. 2》 informal (of a person s face) marked by experience …   English new terms dictionary

  • That House We Lived In — Infobox Album Name = That House We Lived In Type = Live album Artist = Keep the Dog Background = orange Released = August 2003 Recorded = Live in Austria, Italy, Germany, 1991 Genre = Avant progressive rock Length = 01:36:17 Label = Fred (UK)… …   Wikipedia

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