give (one's) life

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give (one's) life

To die or devote one's entire life for a cause (often saving someone else or defending a particular belief). Are you willing to give your life for your family if the insurgents reach our house? She gave her life to helping the poor.
See also: give, life
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Now we have got 15 points to play for and I can guarantee you that we are going to give our lives to achieve our aim, which is Wigan in the Premier League.
Everyone here is willing to give our lives for the citizens out there and ask for nothing in return.