French translation of 'lifetime'
- [of person]during my lifetime (= while I have been alive)
de mon tempsin my lifetime (= while I have been alive)
au cours de ma vie(= before I die)
⇒ I've seen a lot of changes in my lifetime.
J'ai vu beaucoup de changements au cours de ma vie.
de mon vivant
⇒ It won't happen in my lifetime.
Cela n'arrivera pas de mon vivant.in his lifetime (= in the course of his life)
au cours de sa vie(= before he dies)
de son vivantthe chance of a lifetime
la chance d'une vie,
une occasion unique
⇒ A trip like this is the chance of a lifetime.
Un voyage comme ça, c'est la chance d'une vie.,
Un voyage comme ça, c'est une occasion unique.
- [of thing, organization]
durée f de vie
⇒ a satellite's lifetime
la durée de vie d'un satellite
⇒ during the lifetime of this parliament
pendant cette législature
- [membership, subscription, ban]
see also lifetime achievement
Example Sentences Including 'lifetime'
There had never been a Saviour to give him absolution from a lifetime of deceit.A Song at Twilight
There's more money in there than most of these people will make in a lifetime.The Devil's Door
Had an excellent cover, but couldn't change the habit of a lifetime.Confessional
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Translation of lifetime from the Collins English to French Dictionary