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Synonyms for lifespan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. life, lifetime, life-time, lifespan(noun)

    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"

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


  1. lifespan(noun)


  2. lifespan(noun)

    The length of time for which something exists or is current or valid.


  3. lifespan(noun)


Editors Contribution

  1. time from birth to death

    time between birth and death

    Submitted by acronimous on April 15, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    lifetime, longevity, life, life-span, duration, lifecycle, expectancy

How to use lifespan in a sentence?

  1. Nobel Prize-winning Russian:

    I know nothing. Nothing ! my God, one's lifespan is so very short.

  2. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Try to fulfill your dreams and desires. Our lifespan is too short to relax.

  3. Jacqueline Gomes:

    Storing leftovers within the two-hour window will help increase their lifespan.

  4. Khaled Al-Suwaidi:

    I never thought about my lifespan whatsoever, i just thought about my next meal.

  5. David Melzer:

    It is likely that there are many such gene variants involved in lifespan and aging.

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