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livelihood

live·li·hood

livelihood

 
 
pronunciation:
laIv li hUd
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition: means of subsistence.
Farming is his livelihood.
 
synonyms:
business, living, maintenance, occupation, subsistence, support, trade, vocation
similar words:
career, competence, keep, line, métier, profession, sustenance, upkeep
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