pass away

verb

Definition of pass away 

intransitive verb

1 : to go out of existence

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Synonyms & Antonyms for pass away

Synonyms

check out, conk (out), croak [slang], demise, depart, die, drop, end, exit, expire, fall, go, part, pass (on), perish, succumb

Antonyms

breathe, live

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Examples of pass away in a Sentence

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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The first known use of pass away was in the 13th century

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