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1. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the event of dying or departure from life.

Synonyms

  • loss
  • release
  • alteration
  • expiration
  • wrongful death
  • going
  • expiry
  • human death
  • passing
  • megadeath
  • exit
  • change
  • modification
  • decease
  • martyrdom
  • departure

Antonyms

  • enlist
  • hold
  • engage
  • requisition

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Death Adder

  • brader
  • bladder
  • shadur
  • sadder
  • radder
  • madere
  • madder
  • madar
  • ladder
  • kadar
  • bader

2. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism.

Synonyms

  • necrobiosis
  • cerebral death
  • gangrene
  • mortification
  • organic phenomenon
  • cell death
  • necrosis
  • sphacelus

Antonyms

  • spell
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the absence of life or state of being dead.

Synonyms

  • cot death
  • SIDS
  • state
  • crib death
  • sleep
  • eternal sleep
  • quietus
  • defunctness
  • rest
  • sudden infant death syndrome
  • extinction
  • infant death
  • eternal rest

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • decrease
  • increase
  • acceleration

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the time when something ends.

Synonyms

  • dying
  • life-time
  • life
  • demise
  • lifetime
  • lifespan
  • ending
  • end

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • birth
  • permanent
  • careful

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the time at which life ends; continuing until dead.

Synonyms

  • end
  • ending

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • appearance
  • inactive

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] a final state.

Synonyms

  • state
  • destruction

Antonyms

  • tightening
  • loosening
  • disembarkation

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. death

noun. ['ˈdɛθ'] the act of killing.

Synonyms

  • putting to death
  • kill

Antonyms

  • paper profit
  • advantage
  • clasp

Etymology

  • deeth (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deaþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. adder

noun. ['ˈædɝ'] small terrestrial viper common in northern Eurasia.

Synonyms

  • genus Vipera
  • common viper
  • Vipera
  • viper

Etymology

  • addere (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. adder

noun. ['ˈædɝ'] a machine that adds numbers.

Synonyms

  • calculating machine

Etymology

  • addere (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. adder

noun. ['ˈædɝ'] a person who adds numbers.

Synonyms

  • figurer
  • calculator
  • computer
  • estimator

Etymology

  • addere (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word death-adder


1. Noun Phrase
Many non-venomous and venomous snakes call the desert home, including the reclusive desert death adder (Acanthopis pyrrhus).

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