Verb(1) pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
(1) How many beautiful friendships may perish prematurely because of people losing contact this way, as a result of some virus or other computer misfortune?(2) the old regime had to perish(3) must these noble hopes perish so soon?(4) They are afraid that their party will perish as they risk losing the support of both the ├ö├ç├┐deep blue├ö├ç├û and pro-localization factions.(5) It's worth jacking the car up and having a look at the brake lines (which carry fluid to the brakes), in particular the flexible rubber hoses which can crack and perish .(6) Since you're looking for foods that don't perish too fast and can be eaten without silverware, I suggest plant-based foods for lunches.(7) They survived the unknown hardships of war, only to perish while travelling to a job most Irish people would now turn their noses up at.(8) Will it successfully resist or perish due to state repression?(9) The Republic will surely perish without a heroic effort from all of us.(10) Malnourished children do not typically perish from hunger but when children are weak, common childhood ailments become killers.(11) Except the dry leaves, they leave all vegetation to grow and perish in the field itself to enrich the soil.(12) Some argue that organic fruit and vegetables perish quickly, but there's no need to waste food that has reached the end of its shelf life.(13) While some manage the perilous crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar separating Spain from Morocco, many others perish trying.(14) By the end of the 1840s over one million Irish had perished from hunger and associated disease and another two million had emigrated to escape the misery.(15) The tree's bright green foliage contrasted with the swing, whose wood had long perished , cut off from its source of life, and was now numb to the world.(16) Forty-nine people were killed in the city and a further 16 perished at sea.
(1) to perish :: om te vergaan
(2) perish together :: vergaan saam
1. die ::
2. come to an end ::
kom tot 'n einde
3. go bad ::
4. expire ::
1. breathe ::
asem te haal
2. live ::
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if it hit an iceberg,
countless men would PERISH.
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 24
Unless she happens to PERISH
before her father.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 7
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