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  Words related to perish

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

 

Definition:
  • 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: 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: passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, release, dead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedent, departed, death, decease, last, Death

     

    Anagrams: seriph, reship

     

     
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