life-style

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Noun1.life-style - a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudeslife-style - a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
fashion, manner, mode, style, way - how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"
fast lane - a hectic and pressured lifestyle often characterized by recklessness or dissipation; "life in fashion's fast lane has taught her a lot"
free living - a lifestyle given to easy indulgence of the appetites
vanity fair - a vain and frivolous lifestyle especially in large cities
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Personally being advised regularly for a greener country, King Abdullah has been pushing for an improvement of Saudi life-styles by clean energy experts from the US and other Western powers.
But rather than just hunker down in defence of our lives and life-styles could we not take every opportunity for honest dialogue with those who see things differently from us?
Values and life-styles that most people consider abhorrent or objectionable are portrayed as the norm in many of today's popular TV shows and news programs.
The IRS hopes the newly established "norm" of what is considered necessary will help motivate certain taxpayers seeking compromises to change their life-styles, if necessary.