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Definitions of death:
  • noun:   the act of killing
    Example: "He had two deaths on his conscience"
  • noun:   the event of dying or departure from life
    Example: "Her death came as a terrible shock"
  • noun:   the personification of death
    Example: "Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city"
  • noun:   the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism
    Example: "The animal died a painful death"
  • noun:   the absence of life or state of being dead
    Example: "He seemed more content in death than he had ever been in life"
  • noun:   the time at which life ends; continuing until dead
    Example: "She stayed until his death"
  • noun:   the time when something ends
    Example: "It was the death of all his plans"
  • noun:   a final state

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