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live2

live2

 
pronunciation:
laIv
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Builder
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: being alive; possessing life.
synonyms:
alive, animate, living
antonyms:
dead, inanimate, lifeless
similar words:
existent, life, sentient, vital
definition 2: full of energy, activity, and awareness.
synonyms:
alive, animate, animated, lively, living, vital, vivacious
antonyms:
dead, inactive, inanimate, inert
similar words:
active, dynamic, energetic, keen, quick, spirited, vigorous
definition 3: of current concern.
a live issue
synonyms:
active, current, hot
antonyms:
dead
similar words:
extant, living, present-day, timely
definition 4: carrying electric current.
synonyms:
hot
antonyms:
dead
definition 5: of radio or television programs, broadcast during performance.
antonyms:
recorded
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part of speech: adverb
definition: of radio and television programs, during performance.
This program comes live from Chicago.
Word Builder: live +
  • lively:
    full of life and energy.