a strong net or the like held by firefighters or others to catch persons jumping from a burning building.
noun 1. a biography (1791) by James Boswell.
noun 1. an autobiographical narrative (1883) by Mark Twain.
[lahyf-er-deth] /ˈlaɪf ərˈdɛθ/ adjective 1. .
noun 1. one member of a monogamous relationship. noun 1. either member of a couple in a long-term relationship