Alive

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Definition

(he's) alive: (he's) living, not dead
adjective
Are you still alive? I haven't seen you for a long time and thought you might be dead.

to live: to be alive, to exist; to inhabit (somewhere)
verb

to look alive: to seem awake, lively, active, conscious
idiom

Examples

  • "Hey hey hey hey, staying alive, staying alive!"
  • "I'm alive."
  • "Elvis alive and living in Antarctica!"
  • "Everyone in the back is alive and not dead, correct?"
  • "Day 27 : I know now that we'll never make it out of this kitchen alive."
  • "Replace Bruno's dead pet with one that's alive!"
  • "You've only been alive for a matter of months, but I've already had reports of public indecency, aggressive lullaby singing, diaper throwing, tummy aches, temper tantrums, loud crying and some very serious accusations of milk abuse."
  • "Horatio : Alive?"
  • "He's still alive, right?"

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