What does lifetime mean?

Definitions for lifetime
ˈlaɪfˌtaɪmlife·time

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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.

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. Shaista Hamdulay:

    It's a once in lifetime opportunity, never in my wildest dreams would I have thought that I would be sitting at London Fashion Week.

  2. Paul Newman:

    Men experience many passions in a lifetime. One passion drives away the one before it.

  3. Ric Ocasek:

    It's kind of weird because it's like a lifetime, it is a lifetime. I had three families during that time. They are like lives that go by and millions of people and things and artists and writers and business people and fans. ... It's a lot of stuff. It's been a pretty eventful life, I can say.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    It takes only courage to take the bull by the horns . That is to say, it takes only courage to decisively and fearlessly face or deal with challenges of one's lifetime. Thus, you've got to be courageous so that you can face and deal with life's challenges squarely. -Emeasoba George

  5. Christopher Stanton:

    Everyone just got a full helping of tech stocks up at the high. It was some of the most reckless buying I've seen in my lifetime.

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