Definition of Live out
1. Verb. Live out one's life; live to the end.
2. Verb. Work in a house where one does not live. "Our cook lives out; he can easily commute from his home"
Lexicographical Neighbors of Live Out
Literary usage of Live out
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Modern American Poetry by Louis Untermeyer (1921)
"The night is gone and the sword is drawn And the scabbard is thrown away! LET ME live out MY YEARS 1 Let me live out my years in heat of blood! ..."
2. Modern American Poetry by Louis Untermeyer (1921)
"LET ME live out MY YEARS l ^ Let me live out my years in heat of blood! Let me die drunken with the dreamer's wine! Let me not see this soul-house built of ..."
3. The Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut [1636-1776] by Connecticut, Connecticut General Assembly, Connecticut Council, Council of Safety (Conn.)., James Hammond Trumbull, Charles Jeremy Hoadly (1874)
"And whereas many of the claimers and owners of said unimproved land live out of this Colony, whereby the collecting of said tax is rendered difficult: It is ..."
4. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"The man of forty-two is no more apt to live out his expectancy of twenty-six years than the man of ¡.eventy-five is to live out hi* expectancy of seven ..."
5. Mosquitoes: How They Live; how They Carry Disease; how They are Classified by Leland Ossian Howard (1902)
"How Long can the Larvae live out of Water? The fact that these insects remained dormant when frozen up in ice for an indefinite period, ..."