Breathe life into - If you breathe life into something, you give people involved more energy and enthusiasm again. ('Breathe new life' is also used.)
Cat and dog life - If people lead a cat and dog life, they are always arguing.
Dog's life - If some has a dog's life, they have a very unfortunate and wretched life.
Facts of life - When someone is taught the facts of life, they learn about sex and reproduction.
Into each life some rain must fall - This means that bad or unfortunate things will happen to everyone at some time.
Larger than life - If something is excessive or exaggerated, it is larger than life.
Matter of life and death - If something is a matter of life and death, it is extremely important.
New lease of life - If someone finds new enthusiasm and energy for something, they have a new lease of life.
Spice of life - The spice of life is something that makes it feel worth living.
Time of your life - If you're having the time of your life, you are enjoying yourself very much indeed.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. līf,; akin to D. lijf, body, G. leib, body, MHG. līp, life, body, OHG. līb, life, Icel. līf, life, body, Sw. lif, Dan. liv, and E. live, v. √119. See Live, and cf. Alive
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. líf; Ice. líf, Sw. lif, Dut. lijf, body, life; Ger. leben, to live.
What a life, what a life!
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
That is the law of life, and the purpose of life is to grow.
"True to His Home" by Hezekiah Butterworth
As for a spoiled life, no life is spoiled but one whose growth is arrested.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
He's risked his life for his friend, thinkin' of her that's dead an' gone, and a man's life is a man's life.
"Northern Lights" by Gilbert Parker
This life is the life of nature, the life of the Spirit of God which dwells in nature.
"Holy in Christ" by Andrew Murray
You know already that every human being has a life-tree or a life-flower, just as may be ordained for him.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
That life of the mind, which is our true life, had to change its point of view in order to meet and cope with the newcomer.
"The Art of Disappearing" by John Talbot Smith
It is the duty of the father to preserve them, teach them, train them for this life, and prepare them for the life to come.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
Here the word "life" means nothing else than the life animating the body.
"Commentary on Genesis, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
In his early life he had been the very prototype of the hero of Cervantes.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The life of the Spirit, or, in other words, the true religious life, is not a life of mere contemplation or a life of inactivity.
"The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit" by Ralph Waldo Trine
Love remains constant and immovable; it continues, it endures, in this earthly life and also in the life to come.
"Epistle Sermons, Vol. II" by Martin Luther
Not only is social life identical with communication, but all communication (and hence all genuine social life) is educative.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
It bound her life, the wedding-ring, it stood for her life in which he could have no part.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
He was brought up to believe that life is immortal, that no life can ever utterly die.
"The Soul of a People" by H. Fielding
What tremendous canvases teeming with life, such strange, dramatic significant life!
"The Harbor" by Ernest Poole
It is his life to give himself to goodness; it is the artist's life to give himself to beauty.
"Tante" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
It is evidently the plan of nature to have the physical life and the astral life normally separated at our present level of evolution.
"Elementary Theosophy" by L. W. Rogers
He had studied the life of Napoleon and had come to the conclusion that no individual life was important.
"The "Genius"" by Theodore Dreiser
If one could languish through life in the shell of a mere beauty that life would be a good deal simpler proposition than it is.
"Ancestors" by Gertrude Atherton
Thou true life-giving Vine,
Let me Thy sweetness prove;
Renew my life with Thine,
Refresh my soul with love.
"I Hunger and I Thirst" by John Samuel Bewley Monsell
Was life so strange, so sad the sky,
So strait the wide world's range,
He would not stay to wonder why
Was life so strange?
"A Baby's Death" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
My life (young Sheepheardesse) for thee
Of needes to death must post:
But yet my greefe must stay with me,
After my life is lost.
"The Sheepheard Sylvanus His Song" by Bartholomew Young
For thou art more than life,
And if our fate should set
Life and my love at strife,
How could I then forget
I love thee more than life?
"Love's Prayer" by John Hay
MASTER of life, the day is done;
My sun of life is sinking low;
I watch the hours slip one by one
And hark the night-wind and the snow.
"The Last Prayer" by William Wilfred Campbell
Life of my life, my soul’s best part,
I could not live without thee now;
And yet this love must break my heart,
Or break a sacred vow.
"To Sanson (08)" by Madge Morris Wagner
A home-health nurse specializing in Alzheimer's, dementia and end-of-life care, Angela Townsend has turned around her own life-threatening health challenges through eating well and exercising.
The Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life offers a unique opportunity for high school students to share their thoughts on why human life deserves protection.
SOMETIMES, in a busy life, the need to make art wells up unexpectedly and turns that life around.
One measure Initiative Petition 22, defined life as beginning at fertilization and said "no person shall be denied the right to life".
I wish prosecutors would not say they're doing us a favor when they plea-bargain a premeditated murder to a sentence of life in prison ("Pair in slaying get life," May 12).
Many Marshalltown residents who believe in protecting a child's life in the womb have put pro-life yard signs on their properties.
Granted, I am for life that has quality, life that is free from hunger, homelessness, untreated disease, unplanned pregnancy, lack of education, and the carnage left by natural disasters.
Micro-Miniature Circuits Prolong Life and Improve Quality of Life.
Saturday we had to say goodbye to the love of my life, Christian Puccini , so he could move on to a better life after a long battle with brain cancer.
It could have been the last day of my life if not for a chance meeting that forever changed my life.
The Meaning Of Life Is To Give Life Meaning.
It is a time when we draw attention to the gift of life and our calling to protect all life, especially the elderly and the unborn.
"The silver lining in the November 6 elections is that Wisconsin has a right-to-life governor, Scott Walker, and strong right-to-life majorities in both houses of the Legislature".
Now that Mitt Romney has reversed his position again on the pro life / abortion issue, I would like to know what the National Right to Life has to say about his reversal.
Greensburg — The fourth annual Decatur County Right to Life "Supper for Life" will offer local residents a variety of home-cooked food Saturday evening.
This would allow psychical realities, in the sense considered here, to be present in the simplest life forms, and to predate life.
Quantum theory and the role of mind in nature
The ﬁrst part of the n-fold way consists of assigning a life time to the microstate Ck .
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Once we know λk we can sample a life time m from the geometric distribution as described earlier.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Well, no! Kac knew very well that randomness, the very stuff of life, could be called many things, but not simple.
Incompleteness, Complexity, Randomness and Beyond
Then, to make life easier and notation simpler, we allowed our FSTAs to use both sets as states as well.
Using Tree Automata and Regular Expressions to Manipulate Hierarchically Structured Data
In this paper we have tried to show that the charged case has a life of its own when sub jected to a natural classiﬁcation scheme.
Static charged perfect fluid spheres in general relativity
Nevertheless, Persico remarks that this was one of Fermi’s favorite ideas and that he often used it in later life.
On the Theory of Collisions between Atoms and Electrically Charged Particles
The probabilities of the ﬁrst life to appear are determined by the arbitrary parameters λ1 in the ﬁrst model and Γ in the second model.
Comment on "Does the rapid appearence of life on Earth suggest that life is common in the Universe"
Rensberger, Life itself: exploring the realm of the living cel l, (Oxford University Press, 1996). V.S.
Embedding a Native State into a Random Heteropolymer Model: The Dynamic Approach
Since the least massive stars that undergo SN are about 8M⊙ and have a life span of typically 35 Myr, the average SN occurs at typically half this life span (as a result of the contribution of more massive stars).
The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way, Cosmic Rays, and Ice Age Epochs on Earth
In normal life, theories are expected to ﬁt experimental data.
Modern Stellar Evolution Models for Low Mass Stars
An alternative approach is to introduce an arbitrary bond life time, in addition to the cutoff distance: two particles are linked if they remain within a certain distance during a given time (Pugnaloni et al., 2000).
Clusters in Simple Fluids
We can thus simplify our life by attempting to solve 3.1 on an interval [a, b] where g is monotone, and in addition, 0 < g (x) < M .
The amplitude modulation transform
Life is just one example of a cellular automaton, which is any system in which rules are applied to cells and their neighbors in a regular grid.
Some time ago Franaszek studied the effects of additive noise on repellors and found that in some cases it stabilized the dynamics, i.e. increased the life times.
Lifetimes of noisy repellors