Death and Life


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Death noun – The permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities.
Usage example: we were all saddened by the death of our friend

Life is an antonym for death in end of life topic.
Nearby Words: deathly, deathless
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Life noun – A history of a person's life.
Death is an antonym for life in topics: animation, being, history, existence.
Nearby Words: lifeless, lifetime, lifer, lifeline
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How words are described

human human death human life
old old death old life
good good death good life
high high death high life
Other adjectives: nice, long, normal, natural, original, single, real, horrible, tragic, peaceful, new, early, later, last.

Both words in one sentence

  • An Arm and a Leg The Chimera ant King attempts to use a life or death game to unnerve his opponent and has it back fire and make him feel like he was the one lacking life and death resolve.
  • Death by Origin Story Arguably almost all the Cullens in Twilight, if you count "between life and death, only turning them into a vampire can save them now" as death.
  • Literature / The Dark Is Rising We are fighting for life or death—not for our life, remember, since we cannot die.
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Life and Death. (2016). Retrieved 2021, June 18, from
Death & Life. N.p., 2016. Web. 18 Jun. 2021. <>.
Life or Death. 2016. Accessed June 18, 2021.

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