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spend your life

This page is about the collocation spend your life

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to use the time you have in life

For example

  • You won't spend your whole life worrying about money, I hope.

  • Alan spent most of his working life in England, but when he retired he moved to Spain.

Quick Quiz

We all spend about a third of our lives

a. eating

b. sleeping

c. watching TV

Contributor: Matt Errey