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1. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities.

Synonyms

  • experience

Antonyms

  • strength
  • heaviness

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Life Threatening

Example sentences of the word life-threatening


1. Noun Phrase
A low level of potassium can be life threatening.

2. Noun Phrase
A food allergy could be life threatening 2.

3. Noun Phrase
Severe allergic reactions are very dangerous and potentially life threatening.

Quotes containing the word life-threatening


1. Most of me was glad when my mother died. She was a handful, but not in a cute, festive way. More in a life-threatening way, that had caused me a long time ago to give up all hope of ever feeling good about having had her as a mother*glad when my mother died. She was a handful, but not in a cute, festive way. More in a life-threatening way, that had caused me a long time ago to give up all hope of ever feeling good about having had her as a mother.
*- Anne Lamott


2. There is no life to be found in violence. Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism*e to be found in violence. Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism.
*- bell hooks


2. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] a characteristic state or mode of living.

Synonyms

  • existence
  • being
  • ghetto

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • youngness
  • majority
  • minority

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the course of existence of an individual; the actions and events that occur in living.

Synonyms

  • beingness
  • being

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • oldness
  • mature

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the condition of living or the state of being alive.

Synonyms

  • alive
  • live
  • animation
  • beingness
  • survival
  • existence
  • life eternal
  • aliveness
  • being
  • eternal life
  • living
  • skin
  • dead

Antonyms

  • dead
  • nonexistence
  • alive
  • old

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death).

Synonyms

  • dying
  • birth
  • life-time
  • afterlife
  • demise
  • lifetime
  • eld
  • lifespan
  • hereafter
  • time of life
  • period of time
  • period
  • time period
  • death

Antonyms

  • death
  • rejuvenate
  • middle
  • beginning

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the period between birth and the present time.

Synonyms

  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • uneager
  • end
  • stillbirth
  • past

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] a living person.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • happiness
  • courage
  • cowardice
  • deaden

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] living things collectively.

Synonyms

  • living thing
  • wildlife

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • spiritless
  • inelegance

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] animation and energy in action or expression.

Synonyms

  • elan
  • alacrity
  • animation
  • liveliness
  • delicacy
  • peppiness
  • vigour
  • buoyancy
  • lively
  • exuberance
  • energy
  • esprit
  • jauntiness
  • vivification
  • ebullience
  • brio
  • spirit
  • invigoration
  • enthusiasm
  • vigor
  • high-spiritedness
  • pertness
  • vim
  • pep
  • ginger
  • irrepressibility
  • briskness
  • breeziness
  • sprightliness
  • muscularity
  • smartness
  • airiness

Antonyms

  • inanimateness
  • inactivity
  • tactlessness
  • largeness

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. life

noun. ['ˈlaɪf'] the period from the present until death.

Synonyms

  • days
  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • work time
  • time off
  • downtime
  • overtime

Etymology

  • lif (Middle English (1100-1500))
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