lived-in

adjective
\ ˈlivd-ˌin How to pronounce lived-in (audio) \

Definition of lived-in

: of or suggesting long-term human habitation or use a comfortable lived-in room also : showing the effects of age or experience a lived-in voice

First Known Use of lived-in

1873, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lived-in was in 1873

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“Lived-in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lived-in. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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lived-in

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of lived-in

: having a comfortable and appealing appearance or quality that comes from being used for a long time
: showing the effects of age

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