Translation of livelihood in Spanish:

livelihood

Pronunciation /ˈlʌɪvlɪhʊd//ˈlaɪvliˌhʊd/

noun

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    farming is their livelihood viven de la agricultura
    • our livelihood depends on it de ello depende nuestro sustento
    • to earn / gain one's/a livelihood ganarse la vida / el sustento
    • the shop affords them a bare livelihood la tienda apenas les da para vivir
    • it deprived them of their livelihood los privó de sus medios de vida
    • His life and his livelihood depended on the continued good health of his son.
    • These poor souls also need investments to enable them to find jobs to earn a livelihood.
    • It's true the timber trade provides a livelihood for some inhabitants of the region, but not for long.
    • Some lectures concern the jobs or livelihoods of the listeners at the lecture.
    • She gave myself and my crew a livelihood and we depended on her for our safety, but it is time to move on.
    • You want to be there for the children but this is our livelihood, our career.
    • Our cultures, livelihoods, businesses, and coastal communities depend on it.
    • But with such working conditions employees are putting their livelihoods before making a stand.
    • Nearly all have to adjust to both the responsibilities of freedom and the challenge of earning their livelihood.
    • Of course many fishermen are against this because their livelihood depends on it.
    • A great many people depend for their livelihood on these paths being open, not just for recreation.
    • The club might not be in existence by the end of the season and ultimately it is our livelihoods and careers that are at stake.
    • The livelihoods of many thousands of people depend on their success and they must succeed to ensure survival.
    • We do not sorrow at the destruction of the tsunami just because across the continent we depend upon each other for our food and livelihoods.
    • In many tribes, political positions, as well as trades and livelihoods, also are hereditary.
    • Hundreds of thousands of working people have lost their jobs and livelihoods.
    • In the city people have relied on business to supply jobs to maintain their livelihoods.
    • I would never ask another professional to put his livelihood on the line.
    • For many whose livelihoods depended on the yard the future has already disappeared.
    • This is just one of the workers who depends on this industry for a livelihood.