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To die or to be killed

die

verb

to stop being alive

pass away

to die. This word is used to avoid saying ‘die’ when you think this might upset someone

suffocate

verb

to die because you cannot breathe, or to kill someone in this way

drown

verb

to sink under water and die

starve

verb

to suffer or to die because there is not enough food

be killed outright

to die immediately from an accident or injury

lose your life

to die as a result of something such as an accident, war, or illness

lay down your life

to die as a result of doing something good for other people

drop dead

to die suddenly and unexpectedly

be cut off/cut down in your prime

to die when you are still young

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation

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