live together

phrasal verb

lived together; living together; lives together
: to live with another person and have sex without being married
They lived together for several months before getting married.

Examples of live together in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In this adaptation of the fairy tale, Goldilocks and the three bears live together in an isolated house in the woods. Leo Barraclough, Variety, 19 Feb. 2024 Their family of 14, which included Joe’s grandfather Ballam Dudley, who had been born into slavery, lived together in a crowded three-room farmhouse. Penelope Green, New York Times, 16 Feb. 2024 Yet, after long and patient effort, the relationship has apparently prospered, and Aspen, a 7-year-old male beaver, and Juniper, a 1-year-old female, are now serenely living together, the zoo said last week. Martin Weil, Washington Post, 14 Feb. 2024 After getting to know each other through a wall in small isolation rooms called pods for about 10 days, participants get engaged without ever having seen each other, and then spend a month living together before meeting at the altar to commit or break it off. TIME, 12 Feb. 2024 After brief stints on other shows, including Fame and George Burns Comedy Week, the two were eventually hired as writers on a new NBC sitcom about four older women living together in Miami. Carly Tagen-Dye, Peoplemag, 11 Feb. 2024 For the spring and most of the summer, six of them lived together in a Logan apartment and worked 18-hour days, regularly making the three-hour round trip to the Salt Lake City airport to collect prospects for campus visits. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 3 Feb. 2024 The whole idea was to show that rock and roll and rap could live together. Daniela Avila, Peoplemag, 2 Feb. 2024 Miles of sand, a wide boardwalk filled with bicycles, oceanside amusements, a host of surfers, finger-licking seafood, and zero pretention all live together harmoniously in the state’s most populated city. Miami Staff, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Live together.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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