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addaword.gifdefinition of bucket list

noun
a list of things you want to do before you die, sometimes drawn up by someone who is terminally ill
The essence of any good bucket list consists of overcoming fears, achieving goals, realizing dreams and even simple pleasures.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/08/2012 14:46:00
Definition of bucket list from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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