peg out

verb

Definition of peg out

intransitive verb
chiefly British
: die

Examples of peg out in a Sentence

  1. when her pet pig pegged out she grieved for weeks

First Known Use of peg out

1854

peg out Synonyms

Synonyms
check out, conk (out), croak [slang], decease, demise, depart, drop, end, exit, expire, fall, flatline, go, kick in [slang], kick off [slang], pass (on), pass away, part, die [chiefly British], perish, pop off, step out, succumb
Antonyms
breathe, live
Related Words
predecease; consume, disappear, dry up, fade, fail
Near Antonyms
come to, revive; linger; be, exist, subsist; flourish, prosper, thrive


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