Perish and Pass


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Perish verb – To stop living.
Usage example: 12 people perished in the plane crash

Pass is a synonym for perish in live topic. In some cases you can use "Pass" instead a verb "Perish", when it comes to topics like die.
Nearby Words: peril, perishing, perishable
Synonyms for Perish


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Pass verb – Pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life.
Perish is a synonym for pass in live topic. You can use "Perish" instead a verb "Pass", if it concerns topics such as cease.
Nearby Words: passage, passed, passing, passable
Synonyms for Pass

Common collocations

power perish power pass power
powers perish powers pass powers
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Pass and Perish. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 22, from
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Pass or Perish. 2016. Accessed October 22, 2020.

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