Examples of expiry in a Sentence
the expiry of the waiting period
the expiry of a great empire is always a cataclysmic event
Recent Examples of expiry from the Web
Pushpa discontinued the hospital's oxygen supply on Aug. 4, after the July 31 expiry of their contract.
The new sweep followed the expiry of a deadline to register foreign workers from 15 countries.
Any such withdrawal shall take effect upon expiry of one year from the date of receipt by the Depositary of the notification of withdrawal, or on such later date as may be specified in the notification of withdrawal.
With a lack of hefty nearby expiries up to Wednesday, focus could be drawn toward options worth 4 billion euros rolling over at $1.10 on Thursday.
Data from the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation shows that expiries over the next 30 days are mostly concentrated below $1.08 as the latest rally has caught the market wrong-footed.
In Bulgaria, a system used by police to issue new documents failed to find a proper expiry date five or 10 years hence because there is no February 29 in 2005 and 2010.
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First Known Use of expiry
Synonymsdemise, expiration, death, termination
Antonymsalpha, beginning, birth, commencement, creation, dawn, genesis, inception, incipience, incipiency, launch, morning, onset, outset, start
Related Wordsdispersion, dissolution; cessation, close, conclusion, decease, discontinuance, doom, end, ending, finish, halt, lapse, passing, quietus, shutdown, shutoff, stop, stoppage, surcease; suicide; annihilation, destruction, ruin
Near Antonymsexistence, persistence, prolongation; inauguration, initiation, institution, origination
EXPIRY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of expiry for English Language Learners
: the fact of expiring
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