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She devoted her life to helping others.
He had a long and happy life.
I have never been so disappointed in my life.
She’s lived in California all her life.
He spent his early life in Malaysia.
It was in later life that he wrote some of his best poems.
She got married late in life.
The accident left her scarred for life.
He lived most of his adult life in prison.
Don’t spend your whole life worrying about money.
His life revolves around his children.
It was an event that would change his life forever.
I just want to be able to lead a normal life.
She looks like someone who’s had a very hard life.
I had no idea what life with a baby would be like.
Escape from the bustle and noise of city life for a while.
The life of a movie star is not always a glamorous one.
How’s married life treating you?
He’s a person who really loves life.
His mother has a great enthusiasm for life.
You really see life in my job.
He believed his life was in danger.
The disease is still claiming thousands of lives every year.
They risk their lives to protect the people they love.
They are putting lives at risk with their irresponsible behavior.
We are now beginning to believe that there may be life on other planets.
the great variety of bird life in the area
During the life of this government, unemployment has increased by 5%.
The early stories are full of life.
Of course we’re disappointed to be out of the championship. But life goes on.
an ideal gift for the woman in your life
I cannot for the life of me see why he married her.
I had the fright of my life when I saw him there.
This is the American English definition of life. View British English definition of life.
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