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synonyms for passing away

  • curtains
  • demise
  • departure
  • dissolution
  • dying
  • passing
  • quietus
  • release
  • silence
  • sleep
  • taps
  • buying the farm
  • defunction
  • grim reaper
  • passing over
  • the end

antonyms for passing away

MOST RELEVANT
  • birth
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How to use passing away in a sentence

It was a decayed house of superb proportions, but of a fashion long passed away.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
If you throw away this chance, you will both richly deserve to be hanged, as I sincerely trust you will be.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
The bear laughed and joined his companion, and the torpedo thundered away.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Nevertheless the evening and the night passed away without incident.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Bits of paper blew aimlessly about, wafted by a little, feverish breeze, which rose in spasms and died away.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The pig family did not know when Squinty would be taken away from them, and all they could do was to wait.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Again the sallow fingers began to play with the book-covers, passing from one to another, but always slowly and gently.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PASSING AWAY

  • buying the farm
  • curtains
  • defunction
  • demise
  • departure
  • dissolution
  • dying
  • grim reaper
  • passing
  • passing away
  • passing over
  • quietus
  • release
  • silence
  • sleep
  • taps
  • the end
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.