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  *住* | 住* | *住
to live / to dwell / to stay / to reside / to stop / (suffix indicating firmness, steadiness, or coming to a halt)
  *过* | 过* | *过
to cross / to go over / to pass (time) / to celebrate (a holiday) / to live / to get along / excessively / too-
life / activity / to live / livelihood
  *寄* | 寄* | *寄
to send / to mail / to entrust / to depend on / to attach oneself to / to live (in a house) / to lodge / foster (son etc)
practice / to put into practice / to live up to (a promise) / to carry out (a project)
to enjoy / to live it up / pleasure / CL: 種|种
(TV, radio) to broadcast live / live broadcast / (Internet) to livestream / (agriculture) direct seeding
to fail to live up (to expectations) / unworthy (of trust) / to let down / to betray (hopes) / to disappoint
to reside / to dwell / to live in a place / resident in
opportunity to live / to reprieve from death / life force / vitality
having lived through many changes
  *处* | 处* | *处
to reside / to live / to dwell / to be in / to be situated at / to stay / to get along with / to be in a position of / to deal with / to discipline / to punish
to drop in / to visit / to lock a door / (of a shop) to close / to go and live with one's wife's family, in effect becoming a member of her family
to seek survival / to possess the will to live
  *活* | 活* | *活
to live / alive / living / work / workmanship
firing line (battle) / live electrical wire
live (e.g. broadcast or recording) / what is actually happening / scene / the real situation
to live at home / to stay at home / home (schooling etc) / in-home (care etc) / household (repairs etc) / living (environment etc)
to live up to
longevity / ability to live long / long lived
real scene (not set up or posed) / real location (not a film studio set or theater) / live action (not animation)
on-the-spot live broadcast
to settle down / to live peacefully
Long live (the king, the revolution etc)! / Your Majesty / His Majesty
vivid / lively / (of food ingredients) live or fresh
live show venue
to electrify / to charge / electrification / live (as in "live wire")
to go to town / to enter a big city (to live or work)
  *栖* | 栖* | *栖
to perch / to rest (of birds) / to dwell / to live / to stay
to live together (in a large group or flock)
to live in or on another organism as a parasite / to live by taking advantage of others / parasitism / parasitic
to live in seclusion
living body / live specimen
  *卜* | 卜* | *卜
to divine / to forecast or estimate / (of a place to live etc) to choose
to live one's life / to pass one's days / to get along
to live off a woman
to live together
to live alone / to spend time alone (or with a significant other)
to separate (married couple) / to live apart (of husband and wife, family members)
to live forever / eternal life / all one's life
to live in harmony / to get along with each other
no end to learning (idiom); There's always something new to study. / You live and learn.
to live to the (ripe) age of
to live in peace and work happily (idiom)
to live high and look down (idiom) / to overlook / to tower above / to occupy the high ground / fig. arrogance based on one's social position
spring dream / short-lived illusion / erotic dream
lit. the night-blooming cactus shows once / flash in the pan (idiom) / short-lived
(neologism c. 2015) (slang) (used jokingly) to live on dirt (typically because one has spent all one's money on consumer items)
to cut in line / to jump a queue / to live on a rural community (during the Cultural Revolution)
to live (somewhere) for free
humble abode / to live (in a tiny, cramped space)
(neologism c. 2006) if you live long enough, you'll see everything / Just incredible!
to live under the same roof (of different generations)
to be disappointing / to fail to live up to expectations
to live up to expectations (idiom)
one's days are numbered / not to have long to live (often fig.)
to go back to one's native place and live in seclusion
to live somewhere as a visitor / to stay with sb as a guest / to sojourn
to go and live with one's wife's family, in effect becoming a member of her family
to live comfortably / happy and prosperous life
to invite the groom (who will live with the bride's family) / to take a wife by one's own choice
to live frugally / to economize on food and clothing / to scrimp and save
live ammunition
a genius (literally, an immortal who has been banished from heaven to live on earth), an epithet for exceptional individuals such as the Tang poet Li Bai 李白 / (fig.) banished official
(to live together until the) white hairs of old age (idiom); to live to a ripe old age in conjugal bliss / until death do us part
to be so in pain as to not want to live / to be so grieved as to wish one were dead
lit. you die, I live (idiom); irreconcilable adversaries / two parties cannot coexist
to live one's life / to make a living
to fight as a guerilla / (fig.) to live or eat at no fixed place
homeless and miserable / forced to leave home and wander from place to place / to live as a refugee
to withdraw from the fray and live in seclusion / to retire
(military) to undergo field training (camping, bivouacking, route marching, live fire practice etc) / (sports) to get into peak condition by competing overseas
to live together in harmony
(of enemies) cannot live under the same sky / absolutely irreconcilable
to eke out a living / to live from hand to mouth / to drift aimlessly
to live or die / to exist or perish
to live as widow / to observe widowhood
lit. measure the body then tailor the suit (idiom); fig. to act according to actual circumstances / To live within one's means.
to hang around / to fool around / to live aimlessly
to pass the winter / to overwinter / to live through the winter
to live in seclusion / reclusive / hermit / recluse
trial marriage / to live together before deciding whether to marry
to enjoy the present (idiom); to live happily with no thought for the future / make merry while you can / carpe diem
(to live together until the) white hairs of old age (idiom); to live to a ripe old age in conjugal bliss / until death do us part
permanent resident / person with the right to live in a country or territory
to live alone / to live a solitary existence
to lodge under another person's roof (idiom); to live relying on sb else's charity
(coll.) to live with and depend on one's parents even upon reaching adulthood
one's age, according to the traditional Chinese method of reckoning (i.e. the number of Chinese calendar years in which one has lived) – In this system, a person's age at birth is one, and increases by one at the beginning of the first solar term 立春 each year, rather than on one's birthday. / contrasted with 實歲|实岁
to live like a prince (idiom)
(of relatives or friends) to live far apart from each other
to inhabit / to live (in a habitat)
(Internet slang) nothing left to live for
to live abroad / to be traveling / traveler
Peng Zu (legendary figure of Taoism who lived 800 years)
the name does not reflect the reality (idiom); more in name than in fact / Reality does not live up to the name. / Excellent theory, but the practice does not bear it out.
Live as long as the Zhongnan Mountains! (idiom) / Long may you live!
to live in a foreign place / to live somewhere as a guest
to live as bachelor
lit. to eat delicious food and drink hard liquor (idiom) / fig. to live well
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