Meaning of Life
- life n., pl. lives
1. Biol. The quality
that distinguishes living organisms from dead organisms and inanimate matter, manifested in
functions such as metabolism, growth, reproduction, and response to stimuli. 2. Living
organisms collectively: marine life. 3. A living being. 4. The interval
between birth and death. 5. A biography. 6. Human existence, relationships, or
activities: everyday life. 7. A manner of living: led a hard life.
8. Liveliness; animation.