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生前
Simplified 生前
Traditional 生前
Pin Yin
sheng1 qian2
English
  • during one's life
  • while living
  • one's lifetime
  • [Law] inter vivos
Examples:
1. 生前只允许出版他许多创作中的一小部分。
He allowed only a handful of his many compositions to be published during his lifetime.
2. 生前我从没看见过她。
I never met her alive.
3. 我希望死后我有一部分留在那里,就象生前一贯的那样。
I should like part of me to stay there after death as it always did during life.
4. 研究一下他何以能在生前名噪一时也还是值得的。
It is worthwhile to examine why he had such stature in his own day.
5. 死者生前大部分时间都是用来造福自己。
Most of the time of the defunct had been passed in helping himself.
6. 坡在生前得到过某些重视。
Poe gained some recognition while he was still living.
7. 生前是个了不起的女人。
She was a considerable lady.
8. 她贫穷,相当孤单,在她丈夫生前生后,她曾在伦敦过着艰难的生活。
She was poor, quite alone, and had had a hard time in London, both before and after her husband died.
9. 对他来说,就不存在重新站起,恢复其生前平衡的趋势。
There will be no tendency for him to bounce back up and regain his previous equilibrium.
10. 无论生前,也无论死后他们都不知道有不同的命运在那儿等着他们。
They all lived and died unconscious of the different fates awaiting their relics.