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Definition of alive:

  1. Living, or in life; in force, action, or operation; astir; lively; keenly attentive to; susceptible of.

Common misspellings for alive:

alinve, aliv, aliave, ali, alived, alove, aive, alife, allive, laive, alives, alieve, aloive, alaive, avle, aliva, alve.

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Examples of usage for alive:

  1. Alive applies to all degrees of life, from that which shows one to be barely existing or existent as a living thing, as when we say he is just alive, to that which implies the very utmost of vitality and power, as in the words " he is all alive," " thoroughly alive." So the word quick, which began by signifying " having life," is now mostly applied to energy of life as shown in swiftness of action. Breathing is capable of like contrast. We say of a dying man, he is still breathing; or we speak of a breathing statue, or " breathing and sounding, beauteous battle," Tennyson Princess can. v, l. 155, where it means having, or seeming to have, full and vigorous breath, abundant life. Compare ACTIVE; ALERT; NIMBLE.
  2. Is it alive to- day? "Afoot in England" , W.H. Hudson.
  3. How could Smith be alive when she knew that he was dead? "The Princess Pocahontas" , Virginia Watson.

Quotes for alive:

  1. You have to struggle to stay alive and be of use as long as you can. - Daniel Berrigan
  2. In London they don't like you if you're still alive. - Harvey Fierstein
  3. When something is new to us, we treat it as an experience. We feel that our senses are awake and clear. We are alive. - Jasper Johns
  4. I am fascinated by the whole process of what it's like to be alive, whether it's unbelievably uncomfortable and horrible or whether it's quite nice. - Charlotte Rampling
  5. Every day is a good day to be alive, whether the sun's shining or not. - Marty Robbins

Rhymes for alive:

  1. arrive, c5, connive, contrive, deprive, derive, m5, revive, survive.
  2. clive, clyve, dive, dr., drive, five, hive, i've, jive, live, shive, strive, thrive, vive.

Idioms for alive:

  1. flay sb alive
  2. eat sb alive
  3. skin sb alive
  4. be alive and well/ kicking
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