depart this life

Definition of depart this life

formal

  1. :  to die My aunt departed this life at the age of 92.

Word by Word Definitions

departplay
  1. :  to go away :  leave

    :  die

    :  to turn aside :  deviate

lifeplay
  1. :  the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body

    :  a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings

    :  an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction

  1. :  of or relating to animate being

    :  lifelong

    :  using a living model


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