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  Words related to lifeline

Related / Similar Words: line of life, life line

 

Definition:
  • line thrown from a vessel that people can cling to in order to save themselves from drowning;
  • line that raises or lowers a deep-sea diver;
  • support that enables people to survive or to continue doing something (often by providing an essential connection); "the airlift provided a lifeline for Berlin"; "she offered me a lifeline in my time of grief";
  • a crease on the palm; its length is said by palmists to indicate how long you will live;

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    Hyponyms: ridge rope

     

     
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