excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with; "excuse someone's behavior"; "She condoned her husband's occasional infidelities"
the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)
the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain
constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception; "a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content"
conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal
of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas
the period between birth and the present time; "I have known him all his life"
the period from the present until death; "he appointed himself emperor for life"
a prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives; "he got life for killing the guard"
living things collectively; "the oceans are teeming with life"
animation and energy in action or expression; "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"
the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities; "he could no longer cope with the complexities of life"
an account of the series of events making up a person's life
have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations; "I know the feeling!"; "have you ever known hunger?"; "I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict"; "The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare"; "I lived through two divorces"
a motive for living; "pottery was his
take up residence and become established; "The immigrants settled in the Midwest"
become clear by the sinking of particles; "the liquid gradually settled"
form a community; "The Swedes settled in Minnesota"
come to rest
become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style; "He finally settled down"
settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground; "dust settled on the roofs"
make final; put the last touches on; put into final form; "let's finalize the proposal"
go under, "The raft sank and its occupants drowned"
establish or develop as a residence; "He settled the farm 200 years ago"; "This land was settled by Germans"
dispose of; make a financial settlement
not changeable; "a period of settled weather"
become resolved, fixed, established, or quiet; "The roar settled to a thunder"; "The wind settled in the West"; "it is settling to rain"; "A cough set
a protective leather or steel cover for the toe of a boot or shoe, reinforcing or decorating it