lifelong

adjective life·long \ ˈlīf-ˌlȯŋ \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of lifelong

1 : lasting or continuing through life
  • a lifelong friendship

Examples of lifelong in a Sentence

  1. He had a lifelong love of nature.

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First Known Use of lifelong

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LIFELONG Defined for English Language Learners

lifelong

adjective

Definition of lifelong for English Language Learners

  • : continuing or lasting through a person's life


LIFELONG Defined for Kids

lifelong

adjective life·long \ ˈlīf-ˌlȯŋ \

Definition of lifelong for Students

: continuing through life
  • a lifelong friendship


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