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grim reaper

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  1. Grim Reaper, Reapernoun

    Death personified as an old man or a skeleton with a scythe


  1. Grim Reapernoun

    A personification of Death as an old man, or a skeleton, carrying a scythe, taking souls to the afterlife


  1. grim reaper

    The Grim Reaper is a symbolic entity associated with death in various cultures and mythologies. It is often depicted as a skeletal figure carrying a large scythe and cloaked in a dark, hooded robe. The Grim Reaper is believed to appear to people just before they die, supposedly to take their souls to the afterlife. The concept is used to personify the inevitability and finality of death.


  1. Grim Reaper

    Grim Reaper are a British heavy metal band from the New Wave of British Heavy Metal era. The band was formed in 1979 in Droitwich, England, by guitarist Nick Bowcott.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grim reaper in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grim reaper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of grim reaper in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    Moscow Mitch says that he is the' Grim Reaper,' imagine describing yourself as the' Grim Reaper' -- that he's going to bury all this legislation.

  2. Angela Ferguson:

    He kept saying, don't look at me bitch, I'm the Grim Reaper. So he kept hitting me in my face, and doing blows to the head, so I did this, and I said please, please, why is you doing this?

  3. Angela Ferguson:

    All I know is somebody grabbed my hair. He kept saying I'm the Grim Reaper.

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