demise[ dih-mahyz ]SEE DEFINITION OF demise
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEMISE
Death, which in any case awaits our friends, we woo to them by anticipations of demise.
Even Toby put in his claim to a partnership in bringing about its demise.
He remembered his mother, but not her demise; that had been concealed from him.
Captain Hall was fifty-nine years of age at the time of his demise.
We had not heard before of the demise of our dear Brother and Sister Knowles.
Is the hypothesis of poison coeval with the date of Marvell's demise?
It had come to him that Rodaine might have helped in the demise of Harry!
Like Nero he was only thirty-one years of age at the time of his demise.
On the demise of the owner only a youngest son can inherit the Alraun.
Its construction was commenced four years after Arjamand's demise.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR DEMISE
- break down
- cave in
- eat crow
- fall victim to
- flake out
- give in
- give in to
- give out
- give up the ghost
- give way
- go down
- go under
- knuckle under
- meet waterloo
- pack it in
- pass away
- show white flag
- take the count
- throw in the towel