Part of that bourgeois dream involved white people getting to live out their fantasies of having black servants.
“I simply want to live out the time that I have left in the dignity of my priesthood,” he wrote to the man who is now Pope.
Not about encouraging aspiring butchers to live out their violent fantasies in Syria.
He wants to move back to Southern California and live out his remaining years with his family, the attorney says.
I also had a lot of anger, and I was afraid I might live out the patterns that keep abuse alive and well in this world.
"I don't see how anybody can live out there," said Tom, with a shudder.
His quest is our quest: the ceaseless striving to live out our true creed.
She must live out her few days in content with that wondrous thing his own eyes revealed for her.
She's been down here to see the Robinses, who live out here somewhere.
It is as though one were to wish a fish to live out of water, or a mammal in an atmosphere containing no oxygen.
Old English lifian (Anglian), libban (West Saxon) "to be, to live, have life; to experience," also "to supply oneself with food, to pass life (in some condition)," from Proto-Germanic *liben (cf. Old Norse lifa "to live, remain," Old Frisian libba, German leben, Gothic liban "to live"), from PIE root *leip- "to remain, continue" (cf. Greek liparein "to persist, persevere;" see leave). Meaning "to make a residence, dwell" is from c.1200. Related: Lived; living.
According to the Dutch Prouerbe ... Leuen ende laetan leuen, To liue and to let others liue. [Malynes, 1622]To live it up "live gaily and extravagantly" is from 1903. To live up to "act in accordance with" is 1690s, from earlier live up "live on a high (moral or mental) level" (1680s). To live (something) down "outwear (some slander or embarrassment)" is from 1842. To live with "cohabit as husband and wife" is attested from 1749; sense of "to put up with" is attested from 1937. Expression live and learn is attested from c.1620.
1540s, "having life," later (1610s) "burning, glowing," a shortening of alive (q.v.). Sense of "containing unspent energy or power" (live ammunition, etc.) is from 1799. Meaning "in-person" (of performance) is first attested 1934. Live wire is attested from 1890; figurative sense of "active person" is from 1903.
Having life; alive.
Capable of replicating in a host's cells.
Containing living microorganisms or active virus, as a vaccine.