Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


"Yes, and catch their deaths of fever and ague," said Mrs. Bartlett.

Births, deaths, the smallest event in life, everything goes in there.

It'll be a mercy if we don't catch our deaths, dressed the way some of us be.

He would be ready to die a thousand deaths rather than endure this.

A thousand deaths, sir, and everybody would hail them with delight.

Then opening the other register (the Register of Deaths) he attended to the woman in the crêpe.

Who could say that the spirits of the dead did not haunt the scenes of their lives and deaths?

He was the traitor to whom perhaps a score of men owed their deaths at that moment!

He would have the Amalekite alive that he might cause him to die a hundred deaths in one.

The deaths at present from the plague are confined to the Mohammedans and the Jews.