What does lifetime mean?

Definitions for lifetime
ˈlaɪfˌtaɪmlife·time

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word lifetime.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. life, lifetime, life-time, lifespannoun

    the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)

    "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"

Wiktionary

  1. lifetimenoun

    The duration of the life of someone or something.

  2. lifetimenoun

    A long period of time.

    I've been waiting a lifetime for a train.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lifetimenoun

    Continuance or duration of life.

    Etymology: life and time.

    Jordain talked prose all his life-time, without knowing what it was. Joseph Addison, on ancient Medals.

ChatGPT

  1. lifetime

    Lifetime is the duration or period of time during which a living being, object, or phenomenon exists or continues to function or be valid. For a living being, lifetime refers to the period between its birth and death. For an object or product, it is the length of time that it remains usable, functional, or in service. For a phenomenon or concept, it refers to its relevant or influential duration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lifetimenoun

    the time that life continues

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lifetime' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4804

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'lifetime' in Nouns Frequency: #1904

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifetime in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifetime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of lifetime in a Sentence

  1. Lou Reed:

    Between thought and expression lies a lifetime.

  2. Meghan Markle:

    Every four years, were told the same thing, This is the most important election of our lifetime. But this one is. When we vote, our values are put into action, and our voices are heard, your voice is a reminder that you matter. Because you do and you deserve to be heard.

  3. Erich Fromm:

    To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime.

  4. Singer Janelle Monae:

    We celebrate you for giving us memories that we wish we could bottle up and save for the next lifetime, history is not complete without you, Janet.

  5. Mark Twain:

    The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.

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