(Life"ly), adv. [Cf. Lively, a.] In a lifelike manner. [Obs.] Chaucer.
(Life"mate`) n. Companion for life. Hawthorne.
(Lif"en) v. t. To enliven. [Obs.] Marston.
(Life"-pre*serv`er) n. An apparatus, made in very various forms, and of various materials,
for saving one from drowning by buoying up the body while in the water. Life"-pre*serv`ing, a.
(Life"-sav`ing) a. That saves life, or is suited to save life, esp. from drowning; as, the life-
saving service; a life- saving station.
(Life"-size`) a. Of full size; of the natural size.
(Life"some) a. Animated; sprightly. [Poetic] Coleridge. Life"some*ness, n.