a life of leisure

Definition of a life of leisure

:an existence that does not require that one works
  • She leads a life of leisure.

Word by Word Definitions

life play
  1. : the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body

  2. : a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings

  3. : an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction

  1. : of or relating to animate being

  2. : lifelong

  3. : using a living model

leisure play
  1. : freedom provided by the cessation of activities

  2. : ease, leisureliness


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