live-in

adjective
\ˈliv-ˌin \

Definition of live-in 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : living in one's place of employment a live-in maid

2 : involving or involved with cohabitation a live-in relationship a live-in partner

live in

verb

Definition of live in (Entry 2 of 2)

intransitive verb

: to live in one's place of employment : live in another's home

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Adjective

live-in noun

First Known Use of live-in

Adjective

1944, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

1890, in the meaning defined above

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live-in

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of live-in

: living in the place where you work

: living with someone else (especially a boyfriend or girlfriend)

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