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unlive

[uhn-liv] /ʌnˈlɪv/
verb (used with object), unlived, unliving.
1.
to undo or reverse (past life, experiences, etc.):
to unlive his crimes by making retribution.
Origin of unlive
1585-1595
1585-95; un-2 + live1
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  • Seeing the mishap from the shore, our Captain sung out to the boys to save whatever of the unlive stock in it they could.

    Buckskin Mose Buckskin Mose
  • He might live them over or live them down, but unlive them he could not.

  • Thus they unlive their former lives, and commence men by forgetting that they ever have been boys.

British Dictionary definitions for unlive

unlive

/ʌnˈlɪv/
verb
1.
(transitive) to live so as to nullify, undo, or live down (past events or times)
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