Lifeblood
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Lifeblood [lahyf-bluhd]

NOUN

NOUN

  • Blood that is essential to maintain life.

  • A life-giving force or component.

  • Something that is a necessity for someone, something or some organization to exist or develop.

Example

"Sachin has been the lifeblood of the Indian Team for many years."

"When one person becomes party's lifeblood, it marks the beginning of an end of democracy in the party."

Synonyms

Aspect, Basis, Heart, Soul, Epitome, Essentiality, Blood, Marrow, Pith, Spirit

Antonyms

Abstract, Exterior, Apathy, Dullness, Outside, Extra

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