What is Living?
Living definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
having life; being alive; not dead: living persons.
in actual existence or use; extant: living languages.
active or thriving; vigorous; strong: a living faith.
burning or glowing, as a coal.
flowing freely, as water.
pertaining to, suitable for, or sufficient for existence or subsistence: living conditions; a living wage.
of or relating to living persons: within living memory.
lifelike; true to life, as a picture or narrative.
in its natural state and place; not uprooted, changed, etc.: living rock.
Informal. very; absolute (used as an intensifier): You scared the living daylights out of me! He’s making her life a living hell.
the act or condition of a person or thing that lives: Living is very expensive these days.
the means of maintaining life; livelihood: to earn one’s living.
a particular manner, state, or status of life: luxurious living.
(used with a plural verb) living persons collectively (usually preceded by the): glad to be among the living.
British. the benefice of a clergyman.