lifebuoy


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Translations
طافِيَة النَّجاه
záchranný kruh
redningsbøje
björgunarhringur
záchranné koleso
rešilni pas

lifebuoy

[ˈlaɪfbɔɪ] Nboya f salvavidas, guindola f

lifebuoy

[ˈlaɪfbɔɪ] nbouée f de sauvetagelife cycle n
[animal, plant] → cycle m de vie
[idea, product] → cycle m de vielife drawing ndessin m d'après naturelife expectancy nespérance f de vielife force life-force [ˈlaɪffɔːrs] nforce f vitalelife form nforme f de vie

life

(laif) plural lives (laivz) noun
1. the quality belonging to plants and animals which distinguishes them from rocks, minerals etc and things which are dead. Doctors are fighting to save the child's life.
2. the period between birth and death. He had a long and happy life.
3. liveliness. She was full of life and energy.
4. a manner of living. She lived a life of ease and idleness.
5. the period during which any particular state exists. He had many different jobs during his working life.
6. living things. It is now believed that there may be life on Mars; animal life.
7. the story of a life. He has written a life of Churchill.
8. life imprisonment. He was given life for murder.
ˈlifeless adjective
1. dead. a lifeless body.
2. not lively; uninteresting. The actress gave a lifeless performance.
ˈlifelike adjective
like a living person, animal etc. The statue was very lifelike; a lifelike portrait.
life-and-ˈdeath adjective
serious and deciding between life and death. a life-and-death struggle.
ˈlifebelt noun
a ring or belt filled with air or made of a material which floats, for keeping a person afloat.
ˈlifeboat noun
a boat for saving shipwrecked people.
ˈlifebuoy noun
a buoy intended to support a person in the water till he can be rescued.
ˈlife-cycle noun
the various stages through which a living thing passes. the life-cycle of the snail.
life expectancy
the (average) length of time a person can expect to live.
ˈlifeguard noun
a person employed to protect and rescue swimmers at a swimming-pool, beach etc.
ˈlife-jacket noun
a sleeveless jacket filled with material that will float, for keeping a person afloat.
ˈlifeline noun
a rope for support in dangerous operations or thrown to rescue a drowning person.
ˈlifelong adjective
lasting the whole length of a life. a lifelong friendship.
ˈlife-saving noun
the act or skill of rescuing people from drowning. The boy is being taught life-saving.
ˈlife-size(d) adjective, adverb
(of a copy, drawing etc) as large as the original. a life-sized statue.
ˈlifetime noun
the period of a person's life. He saw many changes in his lifetime.
as large as life
in person; actually. I went to the party and there was John as large as life.
bring to life
to make lively or interesting. His lectures really brought the subject to life.
come to life
to become lively or interesting. The play did not come to life until the last act.
for life
until death. They became friends for life.
the life and soul of the party
a person who is very active, enthusiastic, amusing etc at a party.
not for the life of me
not even if it was necessary in order to save my life. I couldn't for the life of me remember his name!
not on your life!
certainly not!. `Will you get married?' `Not on your life!'
take life
to kill. It is a sin to take life.
take one's life
to kill oneself.
take one's life in one's hands
to take the risk of being killed.
to the life
exactly (like). When he put on that uniform, he was Napoleon to the life.
References in classic literature ?
Nothing of her ever comes to light - no grating, no lifebuoy, no piece of boat or branded oar - to give a hint of the place and date of her sudden end.
By moving it, shoppers apply a coating of Lifebuoy disinfectant, sterilising the place they will put their hands.
Lifebuoy reaches out to thousands of children through its hand washing campaign, raising standards of hygiene; Lux promotes film, fashion and music through the iconic Lux Style Awards; Sunsilk partners PFDC in the fashion weeks and Blue Band supports nutrition.
The terms of the agreement see Lifebuoy join the Saudi Ministry of Health to design training materials for a program targeting infectious diseases in public hospitals.
The ads for Lifebuoy Soap illustrate the evolution of a campaign that ultimately came to focus on the upbringing of children and a medicalized approach to family health.
As shown in one Lifebuoy Shampoo commercial, I think the concern is quite relevant.
5 billion in 2014 because of its aggressive marketing strategy to promote its Lifebuoy and Lux brands.
Members of the Parks Department had thrown the woman a lifebuoy and were trying to take her from the water.
The lifebuoy was hoisted back to the quay, and again thrown in.
Commercials for brands like Lux, Lifebuoy and Dove can be seen regularly on major local television channels.
Major Products: Axe/Lynx, Dove, Lifebuoy, Pond's, Rexona, Signal, Close-Up, TRESemme, Sunsilk, Clear, Lux, Vaseline, Tigi, Iluminage.
Dove, Lifebuoy, Pantene, Lux, Palmolive, Colgate, Tide and Surf are among only 16 global FMCG brands that are purchased more than one billion times a year, according to Kantar Worldpanel's Brand Footprint study.