(one) hasn't lived (until)

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(one) hasn't lived (until)

Has not experienced something particularly enjoyable or exciting (that the speaker is currently talking about). If you've never had caviar, then you haven't lived! You haven't lived until you've been to Paris—it's heaven.
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you haven’t ˈlived

used to tell somebody that if they have not had a particular experience their life is not complete: You’ve never been to New York? You haven’t lived!
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Also, you don't know it yet, but you haven't lived until you've tried the poached rhubarb and fennel sorbet.
You really haven't lived until you've heard a discussion of Elizabeth Bennet converted into the problems of a member's granddaughter finding a husband," griped one club member.
Really, you haven't lived until you've watched the Grand National with Sandy and Sandra.
You haven't lived until you've bounced on a Garibaldi biscuit bridge, and each level is so full of funny little details that you could just stop playing and stare every step of the way.
uk or 0844 248 1588 There are some who say you haven't lived until you've seen Ken Dodd and while we think that might be over-egging it slightly, his latest tour does mark the Liverpudlian comic's 60th anniversary in the world of comedy.
Believe me, you haven't lived until you've had haggis at breakfast.
You haven't lived until you let your computer battery drop to eight per cent.
Summary: "You haven't lived until you've had a thousand pounds of angry hamburger charging at you with its horns a couple of centimeters away from your ass": When the man directing the show makes such a declaration, you know it's not for the faint of heart.
The final encore, a musical invitation from the cast to "Prosit 2012" with a toast--you truly haven't lived until you've heard a period-instrument ensemble accompany an excerpt from a Strauss operetta.
It certainly was: You haven't lived until you've heard 55 tubas play "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy.
You haven't lived until you've been to a Steel Magnolias viewing party with a bunch of gay men.
You haven't lived until you've sat in sub-zero temperatures behind a flimsy curtain on Brighton pier, while a cheerful Englishman smears blue algaenate between your legs.
Let me tell you, you haven't lived until you've stood in the snow in subzero temps, wearing nothing but your skivvies, while getting blasted by the wind from passing tractor trailers
Turn left after entering and you'll be greeted by a lovely wooded backlot, tonight featuring various added entertainments such as Guitar Hero demonstrations and more conventional musical instruction for kids - you haven't lived until you've heard Queen's We Will Rock You played on brass and percussion by a bunch of ten-year-olds.