kiss of life

  • 1 kiss-of-life — kiss of life, British. 1. mouth to mouth resuscitation. 2. Figurative. an act that gives back life; something that revitalizes: »The Government s kiss of life for Rolls [ Royce] could be very misleading if it is seen as a sign of a volte face by… …

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  • 2 Kiss of Life — Single de los Bee Gees del álbum Size Isn t Everything Lanzado Mediados de 1994 (Países Bajos y Alemania) Grabación 1992 Género pop Formato …

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  • 3 kiss of life — noun singular MAINLY BRITISH 1. ) the kiss of life mouth to mouth resuscitation 2. ) if something such as a business or project is given the kiss of life, it starts to become more successful again …

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  • 4 kiss of life — ► kiss of life 1) mouth to mouth resuscitation. 2) something that revives a failing enterprise. Main Entry: ↑kiss …

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  • 5 kiss of life — n. Chiefly Brit. mouth to mouth resuscitation * * * …

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  • 6 kiss of life — n chiefly Brit artificial respiration by the mouth to mouth method …

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  • 7 kiss of life — n. Chiefly Brit. mouth to mouth resuscitation …

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  • 8 kiss of life — noun an emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration; the first treatment for a person who has collapsed and has no pulse and has stopped breathing; attempts to restore circulation of the blood and prevent …

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  • 9 kiss of life — N SING: the N If you give someone who has stopped breathing the kiss of life, you put your mouth onto their mouth and breathe into their lungs to make them start breathing again. [BRIT] Julia was given the kiss of life but she could not be… …

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  • 10 kiss of life — noun 1 give sb the kiss of life especially BrE to make someone start breathing again by blowing air into their lungs when they have almost drowned etc 2 something that helps you continue an activity that you thought would fail: a grant that was a …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 kiss of life — noun Mouth to mouth resuscitation. The lifeguard pulled the man out of the lake and gave him the kiss of life …

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  • 12 kiss of life — noun 1. mouth to mouth resuscitation. See expired air resuscitation. 2. any action, event, etc., which offers new hopes of success to an enterprise previously considered destined to fail: *After a year fraught with splits, personality clashes and …

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  • 13 kiss of life — 1》 mouth to mouth resuscitation. 2》 something that revives a failing enterprise. → kiss …

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  • 14 kiss of life — Date: 1961 chiefly British artificial respiration by the mouth to mouth method …

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  • 15 Kiss of Life — …

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  • 16 kiss of life — see mouth to mouth respiration …

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  • 17 Kiss of life — mouth to mouth resuscitation …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 18 kiss of life — Australian Slang mouth to mouth resuscitation …

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  • 19 kiss of life — n. mouth to mouth resuscitation …

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  • 20 kiss of life — see mouth to mouth resuscitation …

    The new mediacal dictionary


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