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Adjective
Extremely cold
Adjective
In a dilapidated or disintegrating condition, typically about to fall apart
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(archaic) Fated to die, or at the point of death
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(of organic matter) In the process of decaying
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In a bad or degenerative condition
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The process of organic decay or rotting
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An instance of a structure falling down or giving way
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The process of something ceasing to exist or be in use
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Present participle for to die or cease living
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“Malnourished children do not typically perish from hunger but when children are weak, common childhood ailments become killers.”
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Present participle for suffer complete ruin or destruction
“How many beautiful friendships may perish prematurely because of people losing contact this way, as a result of some virus or other computer misfortune?”
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Present participle for to pass away
“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.”
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Present participle for to decline or deteriorate in state or health
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(of a business) Present participle for to go bankrupt
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