Synonyms and Antonyms of die
1 to stop living the king died of old age after a long and fruitful reign Synonyms of die 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, peg out [chiefly British], perish, pop off, step out, succumb Words Related to die predecease; consume, disappear, dry up, fade, fail Phrases bite the dust, buy it (or buy the farm), give up the ghost, kick the bucket, snuff it [British] Near Antonyms of die come to, revive; linger; be, exist, subsist; flourish, prosper, thrive Antonyms of die breathe, live
2 to come to an end the storm died just as dawn was breaking over the horizon Synonyms of die break off, break up, close, conclude, dead-end, determine, cease, discontinue, elapse, end, expire, finish, go, halt, lapse, leave off, let up, pass, quit, stop, terminate, wind up, wink (out)Words Related to die desist (from), lay off (of), refrain (from); give over [British], knock off, pack (up or in); break down, conk (out), cut out, stall; pause, stay, suspend; abate, peter (out), wind downNear Antonyms of die draw out, extend, prolong, protractAntonyms of die continue, hang on, persist
3 to stop functioning fortunately, when the engine died we were only two blocks from home Synonyms of die break, break down, conk (out), crash, cut out, fail, give out, stallWords Related to die fizzle, sputter, wheeze; act up, malfunction; jamAntonyms of die start (up)
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