Thesaurus / demiseFEEDBACK
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
While some went extinct as early as the 17th century,others may have met their demise by human means even far earlier—namely major Pleistocene megafauna like the woolly rhino.
CLIMATE CHANGE PROBABLY CONTRIBUTED TO THE WOOLLY RHINO’S RAPID DEMISESARA KILEY WATSONAUGUST 25, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
This means even more stars can escape, quickening the cluster’s demise.
MILKY WAY’S TIDAL FORCES ARE SHREDDING A NEARBY STAR CLUSTERKEN CROSWELLAUGUST 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Mack struggles with what the inevitable demise of everything means for humankind.
‘THE END OF EVERYTHING’ EXPLORES THE WAYS THE UNIVERSE COULD PERISHEMILY CONOVERAUGUST 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The rest were sudden demises such as poisonings that involved another substance along with alcohol or alcohol-related car crashes.
HEAVY DRINKING DROVE HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF AMERICANS TO EARLY GRAVESAIMEE CUNNINGHAMAUGUST 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The main culprit behind the cluster’s coming demise, Oh says, is the Milky Way.
THE STAR CLUSTER CLOSEST TO EARTH IS IN ITS DEATH THROESKEN CROSWELLJULY 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
For decades, scientists have gone back and forth about whether massive volcanic eruptions or an asteroid impact — or maybe both — caused a mass extinction that saw the demise of all nonbird dinosaurs about 66 million years ago.
AN ASTEROID IMPACT, NOT VOLCANISM, MAY HAVE MADE EARTH UNLIVABLE FOR DINOSAURSMEGAN SEVERJULY 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
At his demise, he was succeeded by Philip A. Bell, who continues to keep one of the leading offices in the city.
The bill did not proceed beyond this stage of its progress, in consequence of the demise of the crown.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
WORDS RELATED TO 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
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