Definitions for pass away

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it(verb)

    pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life

    "She died from cancer"; "The children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"

  2. pass away(verb)

    go out of existence

    "She hoped that the problem would eventually pass away"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. pass away(verb)æs, pɑs

    to die, used to say this in a less direct way

    She passed away peacefully in her sleep.


  1. pass away(Verb)

    To die.

Translations for pass away

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

pass away

to die

Her grandmother passed away last night.

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