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synonyms for death

  • afterlife
  • annihilation
  • bereavement
  • casualty
  • cessation
  • curtains
  • darkness
  • decease
  • demise
  • departure
  • destruction
  • dissolution
  • downfall
  • dying
  • end
  • ending
  • eradication
  • euthanasia
  • exit
  • expiration
  • extermination
  • extinction
  • fatality
  • finis
  • finish
  • grave
  • heaven
  • loss
  • mortality
  • necrosis
  • obliteration
  • oblivion
  • paradise
  • parting
  • passing
  • quietus
  • release
  • repose
  • ruin
  • ruination
  • silence
  • sleep
  • termination
  • tomb
  • eternal rest
  • grim reaper
  • passing over
See also synonyms for: deaths
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antonyms for death

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  • accomplishment
  • arrival
  • beginning
  • birth
  • building
  • coming
  • commencement
  • consciousness
  • construction
  • creation
  • entrance
  • hell
  • initiation
  • introduction
  • opening
  • start
  • success
  • understanding
  • being
  • entity
  • existence
  • life
  • living
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So far, little is known publicly about the ransomware strain or the attackers involved in the infection, which began last Thursday, about 24 hours before the death occurred.
PATIENT DIES AFTER RANSOMWARE ATTACK REROUTES HER TO REMOTE HOSPITALDAN GOODINSEPTEMBER 17, 2020ARS TECHNICA
The best way to dampen the negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic — to prevent illness and death and to return the economy to normal — is to limit its spread.
IN 160 WORDS, TRUMP REVEALS HOW LITTLE HE CARES ABOUT THE PANDEMICPHILIP BUMPSEPTEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
New cases have declined markedly from the height of the pandemic in July and deaths have declined from the spring, when more than 1,500 people a day typically died.
COURTS MAY RECONSIDER TEMPORARY CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS AS PANDEMIC DRAGS ONANNE GEARAN, KARIN BRULLIARDSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Over time, though, the percentage of total deaths that have occurred in blue states has dropped.
TRUMP CONTRADICTS CDC DIRECTOR ON VACCINE; BIDEN SAYS AMERICANS SHOULDN’T TRUST TRUMPCOLBY ITKOWITZ, FELICIA SONMEZ, JOHN WAGNERSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If that were the country’s total, we would have seen the second-most number of deaths globally, trailing only Brazil.
TRUMP BLAMES BLUE STATES FOR THE CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL — BUT MOST RECENT DEATHS HAVE BEEN IN RED STATESPHILIP BUMPSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
That estimate of the possible death toll, though, comes from an Imperial College study released in March, which looked only at how the virus could spread over the spring and summer.
THE PROBLEM WITH TRUMP’S ‘HERD MENTALITY’ LINE ISN’T THE VERBAL FLUB. IT’S THE MASS DEATH.PHILIP BUMPSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Bachelet also noted “attacks on and violent deaths of LGBTI persons continue to increase” in Honduras.
BACHELET HIGHLIGHTS LGBTQ RIGHTS ABUSES IN U.N. HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL SPEECHMICHAEL K. LAVERSSEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Even a subtle environmental change — a dry well, say — can mean life or death, and without money to address the problem, migration is often simply a question of survival.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
As we head into the fall, a number of the models are projecting an easing of the death toll, which was well over 1,000 Americans a day at its height.
AMERICA IS ABOUT TO LOSE ITS 200,000TH LIFE TO CORONAVIRUS. HOW MANY MORE HAVE TO DIE?BY STEPHEN ENGELBERGSEPTEMBER 14, 2020PROPUBLICA
This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
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WORDS RELATED TO DEATH

  • completion
  • conclusion
  • death
  • ending
  • finish
  • bitter ends
  • deaths
  • end of lifes
  • end of the lines
  • exits
  • extinctions
  • lights outs
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