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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life.

Usage examples (36)
  • Thinkers perish. Thoughts don't.
  • Fox News wants liberalism to perish from the face of the earth.
  • And the star beneath the demon cloud may perish from the sight.
  • It was lit by a man that will not die, nor his name perish forever. for more
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