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  Words related to decease

Related / Similar Words: death, die, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully";

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    See Also: die out, die off, die back, die down

     

    Hyponyms: Crucifixion, fatality, human death, martyrdom, megadeath, passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release, wrongful death, suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate, buy it, pip out, drown, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it, predecease, starve, famish, fall, succumb, yield

     

    Grouped Verbs: die, fail, go bad, give way, give out, conk out, go, break, break down

     

    Derivational Morphology: die, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, passing, loss, departure, expiration, going, release, dead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedent, departed, death, last, Death

     

    Anagrams: cascade

     

     
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