Definitions for Livelihoodˈlaɪv liˌhʊd
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support, keep, livelihood, living, bread and butter, sustenance(noun)
the financial means whereby one lives
"each child was expected to pay for their keep"; "he applied to the state for support"; "he could no longer earn his own livelihood"
The course of someone's life; a person's lifetime, or their manner of living; conduct, behaviour.
A person's means of supporting himself.
Property which brings in an income; an estate.
subsistence or living, as dependent on some means of support; support of life; maintenance
liveliness; appearance of life
Origin: [OE. livelode, liflode, prop., course of life, life's support, maintenance, fr. AS. lf life + ld road, way, maintenance. Confused with livelihood liveliness. See Life, and Lode.]
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- živobytí, obživaCzech
- Auskommen, Lebensunterhalt, LebensgrundlageGerman
- toimeentulo, elinkeinoFinnish
- útkoma, lívsbreyð, lívsuppihaldFaroese
- gagne-pain, subsistanceFrench
- viðurværi, lifibrauðIcelandic
- oranga whakangakauMāori
- utkomme, livsoppholdNorwegian
- utkome, livsopphaldNorwegian Nynorsk
- bee hinishnáaniiNavajo, Navaho
- sustento, ganha-pãoPortuguese
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