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Synonyms for livelihood
ˈlaɪv liˌhʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. support, keep, livelihood, living, bread and butter, sustenance(noun)

    the financial means whereby one lives

    "each child was expected to pay for their keep"; "he applied to the state for support"; "he could no longer earn his own livelihood"

    Synonyms:
    support, backup, supporting, reinforcement, sustainment, backing, funding, nutrition, nutriment, financial support, keep, accompaniment, alimentation, reenforcement, victuals, life, bread and butter, hold, dungeon, musical accompaniment, maintenance, aliment, sustenance, animation, donjon, sustentation, living, upkeep, financial backing, documentation, nourishment, aliveness

Wiktionary

  1. livelihood(noun)

    Synonyms:
    subsistence, living

  2. livelihood(noun)

    The course of someone's life; a person's lifetime, or their manner of living; conduct, behaviour.

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

  3. livelihood(noun)

    A person's means of supporting himself.

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

  4. livelihood(noun)

    Property which brings in an income; an estate.

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. livelihood

    Synonyms:
    maintenance, support, living, substance, sustenance

    Antonyms:
    privation, starvation, want, inanition, beggary

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How to use livelihood in a sentence?

  1. Ronit Lupu:

    This discovery represents a highly significant addition to our research of the city and the vicinity. Apart from the pottery, the fascinating flint finds attest to the livelihood of the local population in prehistoric times: Small sickle blades for harvesting cereal crops, chisels and polished axes for building, borers and awls, and even a bead made of carnelian (a gemstone), indicating that jewelry was either made or imported, the grinding tools, mortars and pestles, like the basalt bowl, attest to technological skills as well as to the kinds of crafts practiced in the local community.

  2. Hong Kong:

    It is not a simple thing for CE (chief executive) to step down, and I myself still have the passion and undertaking to service Hong Kong people, i hope that Hong Kong society can give me and my team the opportunity and room to allow us to use our new governance style to response to people's demand in economy and in livelihood.

  3. Isabella Castragiovanni:

    Lack of access to even basic livelihood opportunities and diminished access to food and other assistance will make these families even more vulnerable and destitute and children will certainly become even more at risk, ...we shouldn't leave millions of children not only without hope, but without basic means to survive.

  4. Ryann Weller:

    Mentally and emotionally, I've been a freaking wreck, if I get two more I lose my livelihood. I've already told my community that if I receive one more strike then I'm gon na have to move forward and nuke basically everything.

  5. Jardines Group:

    It can ensure that Hong Kong continues to absorb investment, increase job opportunities and guarantee people's livelihood.


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