Definition of livier in US English:

livier

noun

English Regional
historical
  • A person who holds land or property on a lease for life (sometimes renewable from generation to generation).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Hardy (1840–1928), novelist and poet. Originally a variant of liver, now usually distinguished in form in the sense below.

Pronunciation

livier

/ˈlɪvɪə/