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perish

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1 to stop living

  • 12 people perished in the plane crash
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bite the dust, buy it (or buy the farm), give up the ghost, kick the bucket, snuff it [British]

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2 chiefly British to go through decomposition

  • after being left out in the summer heat, the milk perished and had to be thrown out
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fall apart, go to seed (or run to seed)

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