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synonyms for perished

  • cease
  • crumble
  • disappear
  • disintegrate
  • pass away
  • rot
  • succumb
  • vanish
  • wither
  • collapse
  • corrupt
  • croak
  • decease
  • decompose
  • demise
  • depart
  • end
  • expire
  • fall
  • go
  • pass
  • waste
  • OD
  • be destroyed
  • be killed
  • be lost
  • bite the dust
  • break down
  • buy the farm
  • check out
  • give up the ghost
  • go under
  • kick the bucket
  • lose life
  • pass on
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antonyms for perished

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  • appear
  • arrive
  • build
  • grow
  • be born
  • bear
  • begin
  • commence
  • create
  • improve
  • rise
  • start
  • stay
  • give birth
  • revive
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How to use perished in a sentence

For the waters of Nemrim shall be desolate, for the grass is withered away, the spring is faded, all the greenness is perished.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The entire city was burnt down, and upwards of 200,000 of the inhabitants perished in the flames.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
At first I almost perished with loneliness, but now that I have a few acquaintances here I am enjoying it.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
A local publication gives full details of those who have looked—and perished.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The last fang belonging to chimney-pot Liz had perished in that great conflagration!
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
He is believed to have perished by the hand of one of his own followers, but no particulars were ever known of his fate.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
He bewailed the loss of his automobile that had perished of senile decay at Aix-en-Provence.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Its reduction cost an immense sum, besides the loss of 2000 choice troops, who perished in the expedition.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
A child, christened Charles, was born of this union, but he perished at an early age under very tragic circumstances.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
That family, by displaying God's covenant, invites to its communion many who would have perished.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
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WORDS RELATED TO PERISHED

  • asleep
  • bereft of life
  • bloodless
  • bought the farm
  • breathless
  • buried
  • cadaverous
  • checked out
  • cold
  • cut off
  • deceased
  • defunct
  • departed
  • done for
  • erased
  • expired
  • extinct
  • gone
  • gone to meet maker
  • gone to reward
  • inanimate
  • inert
  • late
  • lifeless
  • mortified
  • no more
  • not existing
  • offed
  • out of one's misery
  • passed away
  • perished
  • pushing up daisies
  • reposing
  • resting in peace
  • spiritless
  • stiff
  • unanimated
  • wasted
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