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5.
1. The state in which your heart pumps and your brain functions.

2. Doing more than existing, having a purpose
1. He is alive, though he will be a vegetable for the rest of his days.

2. I never learned to truly be alive until I found that one thing.
by Tzunoch July 30, 2006
 
1.
not dead
It's alive!
by Alexius November 07, 2003
 
2.
To live.
"Oh no not I, I will survive."
by Ponce DeLeon February 18, 2003
 
3.
a really really good pearl jam song
errr ahhhAHHH ERR URRR!!!! IM STILL ALIVE EHHHEEAHHHAAAHHHHHH
by GANJAMAN October 15, 2004
 
4.
A big, complicated word, but so sad.
Idris: I’ve been looking for a word. A big, complicated word, but so sad. I’ve found it now.

Doctor: What word?

Idris: Alive. I’m alive.

Doctor: Alive isn’t sad.

Idris: It’s sad when it’s over.
by thedarklordascending May 15, 2011
 
6.
Something that you are if you have never looked at Chuck Norris the wrong way
A guy walks into a bar and notices Chuck Norris than he was no longer alive!
by JaggedJohnny January 22, 2009
 
7.
1) the state of being marked by hightened sense of self and self-satisfaction, usually during a pivotal experience that revives one's inner spirit

2) functioning as a living being; not a zombie

I've never felt so aliiiiive!

The students seem to come alive when leaving the educational institutions.
by Lylas August 22, 2006