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Synonyms for livelihood
ˈlaɪv liˌhʊdliveli·hood

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. livelihoodnoun

    Synonyms:
    subsistence, living

  2. livelihoodnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

  3. livelihoodnoun

    A person's means of supporting himself.

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

  4. livelihoodnoun

    Property which brings in an income; an estate.

    Synonyms:
    living, subsistence

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. livelihood

    Synonyms:
    maintenance, support, living, substance, sustenance

    Antonyms:
    privation, starvation, want, inanition, beggary

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. support, keep, livelihood, living, bread and butter, sustenancenoun

    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

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  1. List of paraphrases for "livelihood":

    livelihoods, subsistence, sustenance, living, life, minsheng, survival, existence

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How to use livelihood in a sentence?

  1. Ronit Lupu:

    On completion of the excavations at Shu?fat, it is quite evident that there was a thriving settlement in the Jerusalem area in ancient times. Thousands of years later, the buildings uncovered are of a standard that would not fall short of Jerusalem’s architecture, 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.

  2. Joan Baez:

    We were raised with that discussion about violence and non-violence, and we all pretty much came up on the side of non-violence. That became my foundation with politics and my livelihood.

  3. Dylan Friesen:

    That's not right for companies be able to decide that and take away our right to earn money and support our livelihood.

  4. Jeff Poe:

    You know I like my AC, I like running around in a boat like this, my livelihood depends on having gasoline to use at a reasonable price.

  5. Daniel Reyes:

    If I would not let them rescue their animals, their animals would die and together with them their sources of livelihood.


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