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Related / Similar Words: decease, Death, end, destruction, last, dying, demise

 

Definition:
  • the act of killing; "he had two deaths on his conscience";
  • the event of dying or departure from life; "her death came as a terrible shock"; "upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren";
  • the personification of death; "Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city";
  • the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism; "the animal died a painful death";
  • the absence of life or state of being dead; "he seemed more content in death than he had ever been in life";
  • a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end";
  • the time at which life ends; continuing until dead; "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last";
  • the time when something ends; "it was the death of all his plans"; "a dying of old hopes";

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    Hyponyms: Crucifixion, fatality, human death, martyrdom, megadeath, passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release, wrongful death, Grim Reaper, Reaper, necrobiosis, cell death, necrosis, mortification, gangrene, sphacelus, brain death, cerebral death, rest, eternal rest, sleep, eternal sleep, quietus, extinction, defunctness, neonatal death, sudden infant death syndrome, SIDS, infant death, crib death, cot death, grave

     

    Part Meronyms: life, lifetime, lifespan

     

    Derivational Morphology: die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, end, terminate, stop, finish, cease

     

    Anagrams: hated

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: vdekje   Armenian: մահ  
    Bosnian: smrt   Bulgarian: смърт  
    Catalan: mort   Chinese: 死亡  
    Croatian: smrt   Danish: død  
    Dutch: dood   Esperanto: morto  
    Estonian: surm   Finnish: kuolema  
    French: mort   Frisian: dea  
    German: Tod   Greek: θάνατος  
    Hebrew: מוות   Hindi: मृत्यु  
    Hungarian: halál   Icelandic: dauði  
    Indonesian: mati   Interlingua: morte  
    Italian: morte   Japanese:  
    Korean: 죽음   Kurdish: mirin  
    Latin: mors   Latvian: nāve  
    Lithuanian: mirtis   Macedonian: смрт  
    Malayalam: മരണം   Norwegian: død  
    Polish: śmierć   Portuguese: morte  
    Romanian: moarte   Russian: смерть  
    Slovak: smrť   Slovene: smrt  
    Spanish: muerte   Swahili: kifo  
    Swedish: död   Telugu: మరణము  
    Turkish: ölüm  
     
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