noun, (used with a singular or plural verb)
the horses, cattle, sheep, and other useful animals kept or raised on a farm or ranch.
(functioning as singular or pl) cattle, horses, poultry, and similar animals kept for domestic use but not as pets, esp on a farm or ranch
1520s, from live (adj.) + stock (n.2).
/ˈlaɪvˌstriːm/ verb 1. to broadcast (an event) on the internet as it happens noun 2. a live broadcast of an event on the internet
- Live through
verb to survive an experience, esp. a difficult one Examples It’s hard to understand how she lived through those traumas. Endure, survive. This idiom is used both seriously, as in Those who have lived through a depression never forget what it was like, or hyperbolically, as in That speech was endless—I thought I’d never live […]
[lahyv-trap] /ˈlaɪvˌtræp/ noun 1. a for capturing a wild animal alive and without injury. verb (used with object), livetrapped, livetrapping. 2. to capture (a wild animal) in a livetrap.
- Live vaccine
live vaccine n. A vaccine prepared from living attenuated organisms or from viruses that have been attenuated but can still replicate the cells of the host organism.