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See definition of demised on Dictionary.com
  • as inleave
  • as inpass
  • as inpass away
  • as inperish
  • as insuccumb
  • as indie
  • as ingo

synonyms for demised

  • leave behind
  • allot
  • apportion
  • assign
  • bequeath
  • bequest
  • cede
  • commit
  • confide
  • consign
  • demise
  • devise
  • entrust
  • legate
  • refer
  • transmit
  • will
  • give over
  • hand down

antonyms for demised

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  • hold
  • keep
  • receive
  • retain
  • take
  • withhold
  • care
  • come
  • continue
  • go
  • maintain
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How to use demised in a sentence

Yuri Gagarin and his fellow cosmonauts were devastated by their colleague’s sudden demise, the Soviet’s first cosmonaut fatality.
THE MAN WHO FELL FROM SPACESEAN BRASWELLNOVEMBER 27, 2020OZY
Robert Schofield, a biophysicist at the University of Oregon in Eugene, isn’t convinced by the battle data, and wonders whether the armorless ants had other differences that may have led to their demise.
MINERAL BODY ARMOR HELPS SOME LEAF-CUTTING ANTS WIN FIGHTS WITH BIGGER KINCHRISTIE WILCOXNOVEMBER 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
I was using another model until its recent, untimely demise.
GIFT GUIDE: 7 PERFECT GIFTS FOR PODCASTERS AND STREAMERSBRIAN HEATERNOVEMBER 23, 2020TECHCRUNCH
It turns out that predictions about the demise of the office are likely overstated.
NO, OFFICES AREN’T GOING AWAY—BUT THEY WON’T BE THE SAMEJEFFOCTOBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
The demise of third-party cookies promises to accelerate the decline of third-party data, and brands will require more direct data solutions to ensure return on investment and maximize the impact of their advertising spend.
WHY ADVERTISERS ARE LEANING INTO DIGITAL PUBLISHING STRATEGIESPIANOOCTOBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
So while most 2020 headlines about Jordan Cove forecast its demise, they miss the fact that people like Gow could still lose their land and foreign business interests could still get very rich, even if they never break ground.
IT’S HIS LAND. NOW A CANADIAN COMPANY GETS TO TAKE IT.BY LEE VAN DER VOO FOR PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
This was, from the start, illogical, since restaurants in most states still haven’t been able to reopen at full capacity, and rehiring a full staff to operate a mostly empty restaurant only spells a slower demise.
IS THE GOVERNMENT JUST GOING TO WATCH THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY DIE?ELAZAR SONTAGAUGUST 28, 2020EATER
Now arose a difficulty—whether the property of the late King demised to the King or to the Crown.
THE GREVILLE MEMOIRSCHARLES C. F. GREVILLE
It's going to be a great shock to some of them one of these days to wake up and find out they're demised!
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It was demised to her doubtless before her marriage, but it was not altered in relation to her after her marriage.
SHAKESPEARE'S FAMILYMRS. C. C. STOPES
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