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to stop being alive
to die. This word is used to avoid saying ‘die’ when you think this might upset someone
to die because you cannot breathe, or to kill someone in this way
to sink under water and die
to suffer or to die because there is not enough food
to die immediately from an accident or injury
to die as a result of something such as an accident, war, or illness
to die as a result of doing something good for other people
to die suddenly and unexpectedly
to die when you are still young
English version of thesaurus of to die or to be killed
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for example tennis,...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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