What does pass away mean?

Definitions for pass away

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pass away.

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"


  1. pass away(Verb)

    To die.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pass away in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pass away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Keith Fargo:

    Many people pass away with these deposits who never develop the disease.

  2. Brianna Jackson:

    It was pilot illness. Unfortunately, that pilot did pass away. Of course, we're saddened.

  3. Lady Flora Hastings, “Swan Song”:

    Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?

  4. Buddha:

    Times of luxury do not last long, but pass away very quickly nothing in this world can be long enjoyed.

  5. Mary Thorn:

    I know when he goes there he’s going to be really afraid and he’s probably going to pass away from stress.

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