the life to come
Definition of the life to come
: a life that is believed by some people to come after death He believed that he would see his family again in the life to come.
Word by Word Definitions
: the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body
: a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings
: an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction
: of or relating to animate being
: using a living model
: to move toward something : approach
: to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose
: to reach a particular station in a series
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