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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An ending of existence or an activity. Also: death.

Usage examples (38)
  • The leader promised the imminent demise of the forces of evil.
  • Expediting his demise is his brother who betrays Stopmouth.
  • Looks like the demise is an “any time now” sort of afair.
  • That nobody really knows about his demise is a tragedy in itself. for more
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