Definition of live on in English:

live on

Translate live on into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • 1live on somethingHave a particular amount of money with which to buy food and other necessities.

    • ‘how much money do you need to live on?’
    1. 1.1Subsist on a particular type of food.
      • ‘he used to lodge in a room with just a bed and a chair and live on bread and water’
      subsist on, feed off, feed on, rely for nourishment on, thrive on, depend on