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life force

noun
Origin of life force
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • They seem to preindicate the hold of the life force on the material, and always appear when that force is broken.

  • The creative force in a nation is its life force, its essence and its reality.

    The Psychology of Nations G.E. Partridge
  • There's got to be life force in detector range, or they'll assume we've either deserted the place or found refuge below ground.

    The Best Made Plans Everett B. Cole
  • I suppose it's life force; but not much—never as much as when I started the collapse.

    The Dark Tower Phyllis Bottome
  • What reflections upon ourselves these youths weary of life force us to make!

    The Simple Life Charles Wagner
  • The highest level reached by the life force on Earth, to date.

    The Next Time We Die Robert Moore Williams
  • As to your life force, which you think irresistible, it is the most resistible thing in the world for a person of any character.

    Man And Superman George Bernard Shaw
Contemporary definitions for life force
noun

the soul

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