Death

  • 21 death — [n] end of life afterlife, annihilation, bereavement, casualty, cessation, curtains*, darkness, decease, demise, departure, destruction, dissolution, downfall, dying, end, ending, eradication, eternal rest, euthanasia, exit, expiration,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 22 death|y — «DEHTH ee», adjective, adverb. = deathly. (Cf. ↑deathly) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 23 death — /deth/, n. 1. the act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism. Cf. brain death. 2. an instance of this: a death in the family; letters published after his death. 3. the state of being …

    Universalium

  • 24 Death — For other uses, see Death (disambiguation) and Dead (disambiguation). Dying redirects here. For the process of coloring, see Dyeing. For other uses, see Near death (disambiguation). The human skull, widely considered a symbol of death Death is… …

    Wikipedia

  • 25 Death — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Смерть (серия South Park). Death …

    Википедия

  • 26 death — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ early, premature, untimely ▪ The president s untimely death has thrown the country into chaos. ▪ sudden, unexpected ▪ immediate …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 27 Death — n. 1 the final cessation of vital functions in an organism; the ending of life. 2 the event that terminates life. 3 a the fact or process of being killed or killing (stone to death; fight to the death). b the fact or state of being dead (eyes… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 28 DEATH — In the Bible The Hebrew word for death is mavet (mawet) (Heb. מָוֶת) from the root mvt (mwt). For the Canaanites, Mwt (Mot) was the god of the underworld. Details of the myth of Mot are found in ugaritic literature. Mot fought against baal , the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 29 death — n. 1) to cause death 2) to face death; to meet one s death 3) to feign death 4) to mourn smb. s death 5) a certain, sure; heroine s, hero s; lingering; living; natural; painful; sudden, unexpected; untimely; violent death (to die a natural death; …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 30 death — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Absence of life Nouns 1. death, expiration, decease, demise, the grave, the narrow bed, one s latter end; end, cessation; loss, extinction, or ebb of life, mortality experience; dissolution, departure,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 31 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 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 32 death — [[t]de̱θ[/t]] ♦♦ deaths 1) N VAR Death is the permanent end of the life of a person or animal. 1.5 million people are in immediate danger of death from starvation. ...the thirtieth anniversary of her death... The report mentions the death of 18… …

    English dictionary

  • 33 death —    by William Pawlett   Death is a vital term in Baudrillard s theoretical vocabulary, used in a number of different but interrelated senses. According to Baudrillard the system of power and control is founded on a particular construction of the… …

    The Baudrillard dictionary

  • 34 death — The cessation of life; permanent cessations of all vital functions and signs. Numerous states have enacted statutory definitions of death which include brain related criteria. For example, many states have adopted, sometimes with variations, the… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 35 death — /deT/ noun 1 THE END OF SB S LIFE (U) the end of the life of a person or animal (+ of): The death of his mother was a great shock. | shortly after Lenin s death in 1924 | the risk of death or serious injury at work | bleed/burn/starve etc to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 36 death */*/*/ — UK [deθ] / US noun Word forms death : singular death plural deaths 1) [uncountable] the state of being dead It was clear that Sandra was very close to death. bleed/starve/burn etc to death: These people will starve to death unless they receive… …

    English dictionary

  • 37 Death — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Death metal. Death Pays d’origine …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 38 death — /dɛθ / (say deth) noun 1. the act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of the vital functions of an animal or plant. 2. (often upper case) the agent of death personified, usually represented as a skeleton, or as an old man …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 39 death —    by Bruce Baugh   Death is many things: a state of affairs, when a body s parts, through external causes, enter into a relation that is incompatible with that body s continued existence; an impersonal event of dying, expressed through an… …

    The Deleuze dictionary

  • 40 death —    by Bruce Baugh   Death is many things: a state of affairs, when a body s parts, through external causes, enter into a relation that is incompatible with that body s continued existence; an impersonal event of dying, expressed through an… …

    The Deleuze dictionary


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