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Antonyms for life
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Wiktionary

  1. lifenoun

    Antonyms:
    void

    Synonyms:
    experience, existence

  2. lifenoun

    Antonyms:
    death

  3. lifenoun

    Antonyms:
    coma

  4. lifenoun

    The world in general; existence.

    Man's life on this planet has been marked by continual conflict.

    Synonyms:
    time

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. life

    Behavior is our action in the presence of others; conduct includes also that which is known only to ourselves and our Maker. Carriage expresses simply the manner of holding the body, especially in sitting or walking, as when it is said of a lady "she has a fine carriage." Bearing refers to the bodily expression of feeling or disposition; as, a haughty bearing; a noble bearing. Demeanor is the bodily expression, not only of feelings, but of moral states; as, a devout demeanor. Breeding, unless with some adverse limitation, denotes that manner and conduct which result from good birth and training. Deportment is behavior as related to a set of rules; as, the pupil's deportment was faultless. A person's manner may be that of a moment, or toward a single person; his manners are his habitual style of behavior toward or before others, especially in matters of etiquette and politeness; as, good manners are always pleasing.

    Synonyms:
    action, bearing, behavior, breeding, carriage, conduct, demeanor, deportment, manner, manners

    Preposition:
    The behavior of the pastor to or toward his people, on or upon the streets, before the multitude, or in the church, with the godly, or with the worldly, was alike faultless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lifenoun

    a characteristic state or mode of living

    "social life"; "city life"; "real life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  2. life, livingnoun

    the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities

    "he could no longer cope with the complexities of life"

    Synonyms:
    liveliness, animation, keep, support, bread and butter, sprightliness, life-time, lifespan, spirit, life sentence, sustenance, life history, aliveness, living, lifetime, biography, livelihood, life story

  3. lifenoun

    the course of existence of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living

    "he hoped for a new life in Australia"; "he wanted to live his own life without interference from others"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  4. animation, life, living, alivenessnoun

    the condition of living or the state of being alive

    "while there's life there's hope"; "life depends on many chemical and physical processes"

    Synonyms:
    brio, liveliness, animateness, animation, life-time, keep, support, bread and butter, vivification, sprightliness, lifespan, spirit, life sentence, invigoration, sustenance, life history, liveness, spiritedness, aliveness, living, lifetime, biography, vitality, livelihood, life story

  5. life, lifetime, life-time, lifespannoun

    the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)

    "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  6. lifenoun

    the period between birth and the present time

    "I have known him all his life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  7. lifenoun

    the period from the present until death

    "he appointed himself emperor for life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  8. lifenoun

    a living person

    "his heroism saved a life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  9. liveliness, life, spirit, sprightlinessnoun

    animation and energy in action or expression

    "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"

    Synonyms:
    liveliness, smell, flavour, disembodied spirit, animation, life-time, purport, feeling, flavor, sprightliness, lifespan, spirit, life sentence, feel, emotional state, life history, look, aliveness, intent, living, lifetime, biography, tone, heart, life story

  10. lifenoun

    living things collectively

    "the oceans are teeming with life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  11. lifenoun

    the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones

    "there is no life on the moon"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  12. biography, life, life story, life historynoun

    an account of the series of events making up a person's life

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, spirit, life story, life history, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, career, aliveness, animation

  13. lifenoun

    a motive for living

    "pottery was his life"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, life sentence, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, liveliness, living, life history, aliveness, animation

  14. life sentence, lifenoun

    a prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives

    "he got life for killing the guard"

    Synonyms:
    sprightliness, liveliness, lifetime, life story, spirit, life-time, biography, lifespan, life sentence, living, life history, aliveness, animation

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. LIFE

    Synonyms:
    Cardiology (1) LIving with heart FailurE questionnaire (2) Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension trial Nutrition Lifestyle Intervention, Food and Exercise program

How to use life in a sentence?

  1. John Kerry:

    Earlier this week, AQAP released a video announcing that Luke would be murdered within 72 hours. Along with other information, there was a compelling indication that Luke's life was in immediate danger.

  2. Park Won-soon:

    I am sorry to everyone, thank you for everyone who has been with me in my life. I am sorry to my family for I have only caused them pain.

  3. Brandon Scott:

    We also have to continue to impress upon everyone… to really lift up how we can be better and how we can be a place where we don't continuously allow people that we know to be so weak that they will shoot six people, that they be so weak, they're afraid that their basic little conflict that could have bruised their ego for some petty dispute can end in the loss of life.

  4. Marie Stopes:

    This issue( of pro-life activists) has stigmatized safe and legal abortion in the communities. The stigmatization of abortion has created discrimination among women seeking abortion and service providers providing safe and legal abortion services.

  5. Kari Stefansson:

    When you begin to look at genetics, when you begin to think about life in general, it turns out all life on Earth is rooted in DNA, there is no life on Earth that is not based on information that lies in this miraculous macromolecule that we call DNA.

How to pronounce life?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say life in sign language?

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