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biting the dust

phrase
present participle of bite the dust

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1 to come to an end
  • Fortunately, the fad finally bit the dust and all the trend followers moved on to the next thing.

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2 to stop living
  • The marigolds managed to produce a few last autumn blooms before biting the dust.

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“Biting the dust.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/biting%20the%20dust. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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