pass away

verb

Definition of pass away

1 : to go out of existence
2 : die 1

Examples of pass away in a Sentence

  1. the old woman passed away quietly

First Known Use of pass away

13th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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pass away Synonyms

Antonyms

breathe, live;

Related Words

predecease;

consume, disappear, dry up, fade, fail;

Phrases

bite the dust, buy it (or buy the farm), give up the ghost, kick the bucket;



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