Definitions for Liferˈlaɪ fər
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Lifer
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person sentenced to or serving a term of life imprisonment.
Category: Status (usage)
a person committed to a professional lifetime career in the military.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Status (usage)
Origin of lifer:
a prisoner serving a term of life imprisonment
A prisoner sentenced to life in prison.
A person who makes a career in the military.
A bird species seen for the first time by a birder who is keeping a list of all the birds he or she has seen in their life time.
Origin: From librō, Cognate with Old Saxon levara (Dutch lever), Old High German lebara (German Leber), Old Norse lifr (Swedish lever).
Lifer is a five-piece nu metal band from Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The group went under various names and only released one studio album in 2001.
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