[lahyf-sey-ver] /ˈlaɪfˌseɪ vər/
a person who rescues another from danger of death, especially from drowning.
a person or thing that saves a person, as from a difficult situation or critical moment:
That money was a lifesaver.
Chiefly British. a lifeguard.
acting to save a person’s life
(informal) giving help in time of need
the practice or techniques of saving people’s lives
noun 1. a private organization or government agency for general marine rescue operations.
noun 1. any science that deals with living organisms, their life processes, and their interrelationships, as biology, medicine, or ecology. noun 1. any one of the branches of science concerned with the structure and behaviour of living organisms, such as biology, botany, zoology, physiology, or biochemistry Compare physical science See also social science life science […]
noun 1. a sentence condemning a convicted felon to spend the rest of his or her life in prison.
- Life settlement
noun the sale of an existing life insurance policy to a third party for more than its cash surrender value but less than its net death benefit; the sale one’s life insurance policy to investor who pay the premium until the seller dies Examples Life settlement providers must be licensed in the state where the […]