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Synonym of Dying

Dying Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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Synonyms and related words:
abatement, abridgment, alleviation, annihilation, attenuation, bad, bane, biological death, brittle, burning out, burnout, capricious, cessation of life, changeable, choking, clinical death, comedown, contraction, controlling, corruptible, crossing the bar, curtains, dampening, damping, death, death knell, debasement, debt of nature, decadence, decadency, decease, deciduous, declension, declination, decline, declining, decrease, decrement, decrescence, deduction, deflation, deformation, degeneracy, degenerateness, degeneration, degradation, demise, demotion, departure, depravation, depravedness, depreciation, depression, derogation, descent, despaired of, deterioration, devolution, diminishing, diminishment, diminution, dissolution, done for, doom, dousing, downtrend, downturn, downward mobility, downward trend, drop, dwindling, dying off, ebb, ebb of life, ebbing, effeteness, end, end of life, ending, ephemeral, eternal rest, evanescent, exit, expiration, expiring, extenuation, extinction, extinguishment, facing death, fade-out, fading, failing, failure, failure of nerve, fall, falling-off, fickle, final summons, finger of death, fire fighting, flame-out, fleeting, flitting, fly-by-night, flying, fragile, frail, fugacious, fugitive, given up, going, going off, going out, grave, hand of death, hopeless, impermanent, impetuous, impulsive, in articulo mortis, in extremis, incapable of life, inconstant, insubstantial, involution, jaws of death, knell, languishment, lapse, last debt, last muster, last rest, last roundup, last sleep, leaving life, lessening, letup, loss of life, loss of tone, low, lowering, making an end, miniaturization, mitigation, momentary, moribund, mortal, mutable, near death, nondurable, nonpermanent, nonviable, parting, passing, passing away, passing over, perishable, perishing, putting out, quenching, quietus, receding, reduction, regression, relaxation, release, rest, retiring, retreating, retrocession, retrogradation, retrogression, reward, sagging, scaling down, sentence of death, shades of death, shadow of death, short-lived, shrinking, simplicity, sinking, sleep, slippage, slipping, slipping away, slump, smotheration, smothering, snuffing, somatic death, stifling, subtraction, summons of death, temporal, temporary, terminal, terminal case, transient, transitive, transitory, undurable, unenduring, unstable, volatile, wane, waning, weakening,


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WordNet 2.0

1. the time when something ends; "it was the death of all his plans"; "a dying of old hopes"
(synonym) death, demise
(hypernym) end, ending
(hyponym) grave
(part-holonym) life, lifetime, lifespan
(derivation) die

1. in or associated with the process of passing from life or ceasing to be; "a dying man"; "his dying wish"; "a dying fire"; "a dying civilization"
(synonym) dying(a)
(antonym) aborning
(similar) moribund
2. eagerly desirous; "anxious to see the new show at the museum"; "dying to hear who won"
(synonym) anxious(p), dying(p)
(similar) eager
(classification) colloquialism


1. small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces; used to generate random numbers
(synonym) dice
(hypernym) cube, square block
(hyponym) five-spot
2. a device used for shaping metal
(hypernym) shaping tool
(hyponym) stamp
(derivation) die out
3. a cutting tool that is fitted into a diestock and used for cutting male (external) screw threads on screws or bolts or pipes or rods
(hypernym) cutter, cutlery, cutting tool
(derivation) die out

1. pass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"
(synonym) decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass
(antonym) be born
(hypernym) change state, turn
(hyponym) suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate
(see-also) die out, die off
(derivation) death, decease
2. suffer or face the pain of death; "Martyrs may die every day for their faith"
(hypernym) suffer, endure
(verb-group) decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass
(derivation) death, decease
3. be brought to or as if to the point of death by an intense emotion such as embarrassment, amusement, or shame; "I was dying with embarrassment when my little lie was discovered"; "We almost died laughing during the show"
(hypernym) break down, lose it, snap
4. stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident"
(synonym) fail, go bad, give way, give out, conk out, go, break, break down
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) crash, go down
(verb-group) decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass
5. feel indifferent towards; "She died to worldly things and eventually entered a monastery"
(hypernym) feel, experience
6. languish as with love or desire; "She dying for a cigarette"; "I was dying to leave"
(hypernym) ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish
7. cut or shape with a die; "Die out leather for belts"
(synonym) die out
(hypernym) cut out
8. to be on base at the end of an inning, of a player
(hypernym) play
(classification) baseball, baseball game, ball
9. lose sparkle or bouquet; "wine and beer can pall"
(synonym) pall, become flat
(hypernym) change
10. disappear or come to an end; "Their anger died"; "My secret will die with me!"
(hypernym) disappear, vanish, go away
(derivation) death, dying, demise
11. suffer spiritual death; be damned (in the religious sense); "Whosoever..believes in me shall never die"
(classification) religion, faith, religious belief

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