Word:

lifeline

n.1.The anem given to one of the creases on the palm; its length is said by palmists to indicate how long one will live.
2.A line or rope which raises or lowers a deep-sea diver.
3.A line from a vessel that people in a body of water can cling to to save themselves from drowning.
Noun1.lifeline - a crease on the palm; its length is said by palmists to indicate how long you will live
2.lifeline - 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"
3.lifeline - line that raises or lowers a deep-sea diver
4.lifeline - line thrown from a vessel that people can cling to in order to save themselves from drowning
Mae West, aegis, arm guard, backstop, bolt-hole, breeches buoy, buffer, bulwark, bumper, buoy, contraceptive, copyright, cork jacket, crash helmet, cushion, dashboard, dodger, ejection capsule, ejection seat, ejector seat, emergency exit, escape hatch, face mask, fender, finger guard, fire escape, foot guard, fuse, goggles, governor, guard, guardrail, hand guard, handrail, hard hat, helmet, inflatable slide, insulation, interlock, knee guard, knuckle guard, laminated glass, life belt, life buoy, life jacket, life net, life preserver, life raft, life ring, life vest, lifeboat, lightning conductor, lightning rod, mask, mudguard, nose guard, pad, padding, palladium, parachute, patent, pilot, preventive, prophylactic, protective clothing, protective umbrella, rubber dinghy, safeguard, safety, safety belt, safety glass, safety plug, safety rail, safety shoes, safety switch, safety valve, sally port, screen, seat belt, shield, shin guard, slide, sun helmet, umbrella, water wings, windscreen, windshield
Translate lifeline to German
Browse
life-sized
life-style
life-support
life-support system
life-sustaining
life-threatening
Life-weary
Lifeblood
Lifeboat
Lifeful
lifeguard
Lifehold
Lifeless
lifelessly
lifelessness
Lifelike
-- lifeline --
Lifelong
Lifely
Lifemate
Lifen
lifer
lifesaver
lifesaving
lifesize
Lifesome
lifespan
Lifespring
Lifestring
lifestyle
Lifetable
Lifetime
lifework
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy