Definition of 'lifelong'

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Example sentences containing 'lifelong'

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The friendly mother of two is pursuing her lifelong dream of aviation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This led to a lifelong friendship with the actress. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The lifelong friends are being held without bail. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He had a lifelong interest in aviation and was a competent pianist. Times, Sunday Times (2009)My lifelong ambition has been to be up close enough to see whales swimming by the boat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)BRITAIN'S first official astronaut could soon fulfil his lifelong dream of walking on the moon. The Sun (2009)This competitive streak can be the basis of lifelong friendship or lifelong rancour. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Finding answers to that question has been a lifelong interest of mine. Christianity Today (2000)It would be my own lifelong ambition fulfilled. The Sun (2011)He struck up many lifelong friendships too. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Often strangers would talk to him in the street as though they were lifelong friends. Len Deighton BomberIt is the fulfilment of a lifelong ambition. The Sun (2011)Seeing one was a lifelong ambition. The Sun (2015)Theirs has been a lifelong friendship. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The paralysed 24-year-old fulfilled a lifelong dream by completing the challenge. The Sun (2012)It was the beginning of her lifelong interest in Africa. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You're very approachable today and people you meet for the first time become lifelong friends. The Sun (2014)His appointment as chaplain at Walton prison opened up a lifelong interest in the criminal justice system. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He also formed a lifelong interest in Arthurian legend. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It had been a lifelong ambition, harboured since childhood. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Each person goes on to fulfil a lifelong dream - from scoring a goal in front of thousands of fans to flying a glider. Times, Sunday Times (2016)

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Translations for 'lifelong'

British English: lifelong ADJECTIVE
Lifelong means existing or happening for the whole of a person's life.
...her lifelong friendship with him.
  • American English: lifelong
  • Brazilian Portuguese: que dura toda a vida
  • Chinese: 终生的
  • European Spanish: de toda la vida
  • French: de toujours
  • German: lebenslang
  • Italian: di una vita
  • Japanese: 一生の
  • Korean: 평생의
  • European Portuguese: que dura toda a vida
  • Latin American Spanish: de toda la vida


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