Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms
death, decease, expirynoun
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 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"
death, dying, demisenoun
the time when something ends
"it was the death of all his plans"; "a dying of old hopes"
the time at which life ends; continuing until dead
"she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last"
the personification of death
"Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city"
end, destruction, deathnoun
a final state
"he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"
the act of killing
"he had two deaths on his conscience"
Dictionary of English Synonymes
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
eschatology, thanatology, thanatopsis, necrology, thanatophobia, necrophobia, necrolatry, requiem, necromancy, posthumous, post-mortem, ante-mortem, euthanasian, dirge, crossbones, placebo, in extremis, decedent, funeral, obit, obitual, necrologist, fatality, fatal, casualty
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How to use death in a sentence?
We dance the dance of death with our hands tied behind our backs.
Kim Jong Un has been promoting the fisheries, which could explain why there are more fishing boats going out, but North Korean boats perform really poorly, with bad engines, risking lives to go far to catch more. Sometimes they drift, and fishermen starve to death.
For me death is just moving from one school into another. But there's going to be a difference, because in that new school I shall have wings so I wont need to walk up and down the stairs!
The assailant was shot by forces on the site, resulting in his death.
The documents that were signed during the fertility process will probably only apply in the case of death of one of the partners, in the scenario where there's a disagreement as to who these embryos belong to, it will usually be decided by a court of law.
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