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She devoted her life to helping others.
He had a long and happy life.
Don't spend your whole life worrying about money.
I have never been so disappointed in my life.
She's lived in California all her life.
He spent his early life in Malaysia.
He lived most of his adult life in prison.
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.
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 film star is not always a glamorous one.
How's married life suiting you?
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 behaviour.
During the life of this government, unemployment has increased by 5%.
This is the British English definition of life. View American English definition of life.
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