the way in which a person or a group of people lives and works a comfortable/healthy/lavish, etc. lifestyle It was a big change in lifestyle when we moved to the country. the lifestyle section of the newspaper (= the part which deals with clothes, furniture, hobbies, etc.)Extra examples She’s trying to balance an alternative lifestyle with her desire for a career. The increase in obesity is a result of poor diet and a sedentary lifestyle. They enjoy a very comfortable lifestyle. We want them to adopt a healthier lifestyle. I read about it in the lifestyle section of the newspaper. Many people are trying to adopt a healthy lifestyle these days. She has had to curb her lavish lifestyle after losing millions in legal fees.