live out

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v live out work in a house where one does not live; he can easily commute from his home" "our cook lives out"
    • v live out live out one's life; live to the end
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Slaves who lived under the Manchus the last emperors of China who ruled from 1644-1912 wore pigtails so that they could be picked out quickly.
    • Live out to continue alive until the end of anything:
    • Live out (U.S.) to be from home in domestic service
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Quotations

  • Emile Zola
    Emile Zola
    “I am an artist I am here to live out loud.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “His life was a sort of dream, as are most lives with the mainspring left out.”
  • Les Brown
    Les%20Brown
    “Live out of your imagination instead of out of your memory.”
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen%20R.%20Covey
    “Live out of your imagination, not your history.”
  • Isadora Duncan
    Isadora%20Duncan
    “People do not live nowadays. They get about 10% out of life.”
  • Russel H. Conwell
    Russel H. Conwell
    “Many of us spend our lives searching for success when it is usually so close that we can reach out and touch it.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. lifian; Ger. leben.

Usage

In literature:

An' there lived out over the hill, in a din o' the rocks, a crafty ould felly iv a fox.
"Faith Gartney's Girlhood" by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
If you break your needle in making a garment, or have to rip out some of it, you will live to wear it out.
"Current Superstitions" by Various
I couldn't live out here if it wasn't for the sheer beauty of this country.
"The Sagebrusher" by Emerson Hough
Me and my wife live out there.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
He had lived his span all out, and had himself known that to die was the one thing left for him to do.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
And Reverend Mother would have felt it safer for just such creatures as Mary to live out their lives in the shelter of a convent.
"The Guests Of Hercules" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
Can you actually live out what you profess to believe?
"A Book of Quaker Saints" by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
These tribes of little people looked just alike, they both were very, very tiny, and they both lived out of doors in the fields.
"Tell Me Another Story" by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
Your lives stand out so clear and true.
"Cobwebs and Cables" by Hesba Stretton
He dried his hands and walked, whistling, out to the living room.
"The Winning Clue" by James Hay, Jr.
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In poetry:

Out and away to Stupid Land,
And they live there yet, I understand.
And there's where every one goes, they say,
Who seeks the Island of Endless Play.
"The Island Of Endless Play" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I live, but death’s shadow is over me cast;
And even when wearied woe sleepeth at last,
Some dream of the dead, sighing out of the past,
Is alive in the darkness!
"A Lament" by Charles Harpur
Nothing throve with him; his colt and cow
Got their living, he didn't know how, --
Yokes on their scraggy necks swinging about,
Beating and bruising them year in and out.
"Sandy Macleod" by Alice Cary
And one, that ran in the midst, came near us—
"Crown yourselves for the feast," he said,
But we cried out, that the God might hear us,
"Where is Jesus, the living bread?"
"The Three Pilgrims" by Archibald Lampman
A creed is a rod,
And a crown is of night;
But this thing is God,
To be man with thy might,
To grow straight in the strength of thy spirit, and live out thy life as the light.
"Hertha" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Press boldly forward nor waver, nor falter.
Blood has been freely poured out in your cause,
Lives sacrificed upon Liberty's alter.
Press to the front, it were craven to pause.
"Emancipation" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

Ray and his wife Sally, 69, are homeless, living out of their car with their two dogs, Abbey and Jeb.
Ray and his wife Sally, 69, are homeless, living out of their decaying Mercury Marquis along Park Ave.
While browsing the stores this past weekend, and thinking of ways to spruce up my outdoor living spaces, two things came to mind: 1) There's no cool planters out there, and 2) Why not bring the inside out.
Oliver Peterson, a big guy with tattoos on both arms wearing a black T-shirt ("Live and Let Live") stepped out from behind the register.
A BASEBALL fantasy was being lived out by John Benson of Wilton, who spent the month of March visiting spring training camps in Arizona and Florida.
He and comrade Matt Guerra technically operate out of Oklahoma City, but spend the vast majority of their time living out of trailers.
If so, then wish no more, as Nellie the sea otter gives you the opportunity to finally live out your dream well, kind of.
(WGMB) — What started out as a normal night out on the town has turned into a living nightmare for the family and friends of a 21-year-old woman from Lafayette.
What started out as a normal night out on the town has turned into a living nightmare for the family and friends of a 21-year-old woman from Lafayette.
Holly Springs councilman's Cary sojourn raises eyebrows Holly Springs councilman lived out of town for 4 months.
Last summer, I found myself as a nomad, living out of a suitcase and being adopted into enough strangers' families to give a "stranger danger" advocate a heart attack.
This tiny crustacean lives out its life in the cold darkness of deep Antarctic waters.
Reed Timmer , a graduate from Forest Hills Central High school has always loved storms and now seems to be living out his dreams chasing tornadoes and severe storms as a star on Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers".
Tipper is a kind older lady that would appreciate a quiet home to live out the rest of her golden years.
For Te'o, it's really appreciation day as he lives out one of his major dreams.
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In science:

The paper [?] contains a proof that Lehmann and Rabin's algorithm satis(cid:12)es an eventual progress condition, in the presence of an adversary with complete knowledge of the past; this proof is carried out as an instance of Zuck and Pnueli's general method for proving liveness properties.
Proving time bounds for randomized distributed algorithms
It turns out that the tachyon excitation lives in this sector.
Classical Decay of the Non-SUSY-Preserving Configuration of Two D-Branes
When an ensemble lives on R∗ or Z′ , one may single out its positive part — the restriction to R+ ⊂ R∗ or Z′ + ⊂ Z′ , respectively.
Z-Measures on partitions, Robinson-Schensted-Knuth correspondence, and beta=2 random matrix ensembles
In the maxi- case, the Standard Model particles would live on a D-brane, whose thickness would be of order 1/M , while gravity and perhaps other light fields could propagate in the full space, out to distances of order R. A picture of this construction is given in Figure 12.
Theoretical Summary Lecture for EPS HEP99
Helbig & Kayser2 pointed out that this is potentially sub ject to a strong bias: It could be that most known lens redshifts are low not because we live in a universe in which this is more probable, but since we could not have measured them if they were higher.
The Lens-Redshift Test Revisited
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