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perish

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  • verbdie, decline, decay
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Synonyms for perish

verb die, decline, decay
  • cease
  • crumble
  • disappear
  • disintegrate
  • pass away
  • rot
  • succumb
  • vanish
  • wither
  • collapse
  • corrupt
  • croak
  • decease
  • decompose
  • demise
  • depart
  • end
  • expire
  • fall
  • go
  • pass
  • waste
  • OD
  • be destroyed
  • be killed
  • be lost
  • bite the dust
  • break down
  • buy the farm
  • check out
  • give up the ghost
  • go under
  • kick the bucket
  • lose life
  • pass on

Antonyms for perish

  • appear
  • arrive
  • build
  • grow
  • be born
  • bear
  • begin
  • commence
  • create
  • improve
  • rise
  • start
  • stay
  • give birth
  • revive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to perish

crumble

verb. break or fall into pieces

crumbled

verb. break or fall into pieces

decay

verb. deteriorate, crumble

decease

verb. pass away; expire

depart

verb. leave, retreat

die

verb. pass away; stop living
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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