lifestyle

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See also: life-style and life style

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

life +‎ style

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Noun[edit]

lifestyle (plural lifestyles)

  1. A style of living that reflects the attitudes and values of a person or group.
  2. (marketing) The totality of the likes and dislikes of a particular section of the market, especially when expressed in terms of the products and services that they would buy; a marketing strategy based on the self-image of such a group.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English lifestyle.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laifesˈtail/, [lai̯.fesˈt̪ai̯l]

Noun[edit]

lifestyle m (plural lifestyles)

  1. (marketing) lifestyle

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.