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expires

verb , present tense third-person singular of expire

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1 to come to an end
  • speakers will not be allowed to continue after their allotted time has expired
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2 to let or force out of the lungs
  • he vows to hold on to that belief until he expires his last breath
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3 to stop living
  • made one last visit to his homeland and expired not long afterwards
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4 archaic to throw or give off
  • linden trees expiring their rich perfume
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