Phrasal verbs - Meaning of live by

Phrasal verbs

What does live by mean?

Here is the meaning of live by with examples:

"live by"


To live according to some creed, principles, beliefs, etc.


Check the phrasal verb live by in a sentence:

She is doing her best to live by her principles.

Even criminals have a code of ethics that they live by.

The community is trying to live by their faith?

Our company has its own work ethic that the employees live by.

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