death

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Synonyms for death

the Grim Reaper

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  • the Grim Reaper
  • the Angel of Death
  • the Dark Angel

death knell

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put someone to death

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Synonyms for death

a termination of life, usually as the result of an accident or a disaster

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the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism

the time when something ends

the time at which life ends

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a final state

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the act of killing

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Alexander regales us with prurient speculation about Evelyn's possible death agony in the bathroom after Mass on Easter Sunday; he also repeats the preposterous hypothesis advanced by Graham Greene that Waugh committed suicide by drowning himself in the toilet bowl.
Four million tuned in to witness the old dear's death agony - four times the usual audience, but way short of the 15 million who once watched.
portrait of the putative assassin brandishing his rifle with Daniel French's statue of the heroic Minute Man and compares Oswald's death agony grimace to the screaming horse at the center of Guernica.
THIS artist's impression shows the death agony of a mystery man found drowned in a loch.
Mr Kotkin prefers the 'wider view' in which Russia saw 'the sudden onset, and then inescapable prolongation, of the death agony of an entire world comprising non-market economics and anti-liberal institutions'.