death

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death
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Sense: Noun: cessation of life
Synonyms:
passing , passing away, expiration, decease, last breath, dying breath, demise , loss of life, end of life, parting, dying , failure of vital functions, departure from this world, release , euthanasia, perishing, necrosis, doom , last words, the way of all flesh (literary), the Great Divide, the great adventure, last roundup, brain death
Antonyms:
birth , nativity, creation , genesis, living
Sense: Noun: state after death
Synonyms:
repose, sleep , eternal rest, last rest, darkness , the big sleep, afterlife, next world, other world, other side, beyond , life everlasting, life to come, eternity , heaven , paradise , Pearly Gates, upstairs (informal), hell , inferno, underworld, purgatory
Antonyms:
life , existence , lifetime , living
Sense: Noun: killing of people
Synonyms:
killing, murder , genocide, slaying, suicide , extermination, wiping out, cleansing, slaughter
Sense: Noun: end
Synonyms:
end , fall , downfall , demise , termination , dissolution, conclusion , ruin , undoing, expiration, expiry, finish , doom , destruction , annihilation
Sense: Noun: entity who brings death
Synonyms:
the Reaper, the Grim Reaper, the Angel of Death

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