Definition of 'live up to'
Example sentences containing 'live up to'
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Lapland is a special place and lives up to the hype. The Sun (2015)I could not help but feel the pressure to live up to such a record. Christianity Today (2000)Now I just have to live up to expectations. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It will be a fantastic atmosphere and I hope it lives up to the billing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Anvil were a Canadian heavy metal band who made a minor splash in the 1980s but failed to live up to their promise. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Definition of live up to from the Collins English Dictionary
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