Death

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Death->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ death
death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ decease
decease
demise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dissolution
dissolution
departure
obit
release
rest
quietus
fall
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ loss
loss
bereavement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mortality
mortality
morbidity
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ end of life
end of life
&c. 67
cessation of life
&c. 142
loss of life
extinction of life
ebb of life
&c. 359
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ death warrant
death warrant
death watch
death rattle
death bed
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ stroke of death
stroke of death
agonies of death
shades of death
valley of death
jaws of death
hand of death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ last breath
last breath
last gasp
last agonies
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dying day
dying day
dying breath
dying agonies
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ chant du cygne
chant du cygne
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ rigor mortis
rigor mortis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ Stygian shore
Stygian shore
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ King of terrors
King of terrors
King Death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ Death
Death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ doom
doom
&c.(necessity) 601
=>Hell's grim Tyrant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ Hell's grim Tyrant
Hell's grim Tyrant
=>(Pope)
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ euthanasia
euthanasia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ break up of the system
break up of the system
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ natural death
natural death
natural decay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sudden death
sudden death
violent death
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ untimely end
untimely end
watery grave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ debt of nature
debt of nature
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ suffocation
suffocation
asphyxia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ fatal disease
fatal disease
&c.(disease) 655
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ death blow
death blow
&c.(killing) 361
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ necrology
necrology
bills of mortality
obituary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ death song
death song
&c.(lamentation) 839
PARAG:Death->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ die
die
expire
perish
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ meet one's death
meet one's death
meet one's end
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pass away
pass away
be taken
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ yield one's breath
yield one's breath
resign one's breath
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ resign one's being
resign one's being
resign one's life
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ end one's days
end one's days
end one's life
end one's earthly career
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ breathe one's last
breathe one's last
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cease to live
cease to live
cease to breathe
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ depart this life
depart this life
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be no more
be no more
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ go off
go off
drop off
pop off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lose one's life
lose one's life
lay down one's life
relinquish one's life
surrender one's life
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ drop into the grave
drop into the grave
sink into the grave
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ close one's eyes
close one's eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fall dead
fall dead
drop dead
fall down dead
drop down dead
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ break one's neck
break one's neck
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give up the ghost
give up the ghost
yield up the ghost
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be all over with one
be all over with one
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pay the debt to nature
pay the debt to nature
shuffle off this mortal coil
take one's last sleep
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ go the way of all flesh
go the way of all flesh
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hand in one's checks
hand in one's checks
pass in one's checks
hand in one's chips
pass in one's chips
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ join the greater number
join the greater number
join the majority
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ come to dust
come to dust
turn to dust
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cross the Stygian ferry
cross the Stygian ferry
cross the bar
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ go to one's long account
go to one's long account
go to one's last home
go to Davy Jones's locker
go to the wall
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ receive one's death warrant
receive one's death warrant
make one's will
step out
die a natural death
go out like the snuff of a candle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ come to an untimely end
come to an untimely end
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ catch one's death
catch one's death
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ go off the hooks
go off the hooks
kick the bucket
buy the farm
hop the twig
turn up one's toes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ die a violent death
die a violent death
&c.(be killed) 361
PARAG:Death->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dead
dead
lifeless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ deceased
deceased
demised
departed
defunct
extinct
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ late
late
gone
no more
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ exanimate
exanimate
inanimate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ out of the world
out of the world
taken off
released
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ departed this life
departed this life
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dead and gone
dead and gone
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dead as a doornail
dead as a doornail
dead as a doorpost
dead as a mutton
dead as a herring
dead as nits
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ launched into eternity
launched into eternity
gathered to one's fathers
numbered with the dead
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ dying
dying
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ moribund
moribund
morient|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ hippocratic
hippocratic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in articulo
in articulo
=>(Latin)
in extremis
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in the jaws of death
in the jaws of death
in the agony of death
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ going off
going off
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ aux abois
aux abois
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ one one's last legs
one one's last legs
on one's death bed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ at the point of death
at the point of death
at death's door
at the last gasp
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ near one's end
near one's end
given over
booked
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ with one foot in the grave
with one foot in the grave
tottering on the brink of the grave
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ stillborn
stillborn
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ mortuary
mortuary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ deadly
deadly
&c.(killing) 361
PARAG:Death->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ post obit
post obit
post mortem

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