What is the opposite of live?

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Verb
Opposite of to be alive at a specified time
“We will all perish eventually, so live every day as if it is your last.”
Verb
Opposite of to have as a home, usually in a given place or location
“Tracy would leave the small town in a fast car towards the big city lights.”
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Opposite of to survive, especially through work or employment
“It was the modern Great Depression, and Jonas, much like his peers, knew he would have to suffer the fate of unemployment.”
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Opposite of to go through an experience
“The triplets would rather sit and idle at home than to experience the grandeur of the outside world.”
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Opposite of to have an exciting or fulfilling life
“When he saw little signs of rescue, he began to lose heart, become torpid, and languish.”
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Opposite of to spend one's life in a given manner
“It would be imprudent to waste one's life on vices.”
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Opposite of to be living a particular way of life
“I shun the hectic life which is why I moved to the country.”
Verb
Opposite of to have a home
Verb
Opposite of to survive or endure
Verb
Opposite of to take pleasure in something
Adjective
Opposite of having life or being alive
“The hungry vultures honed in on a dead carcass at the bottom of the ravine.”
Adjective
(of a question or subject) Opposite of being of current or continuing interest and importance
“Free education was once a dead issue that must be raised again as it is pertinent to our children's futures.”
Adjective
(of a broadcast) Opposite of transmitted at the time of occurrence
“Their morning show was a recorded broadcast from previous months.”
Adjective
(of a wire or device) Opposite of electrically charged or energized
“What you have here is a discharged device, which would explain why it failed to function.”
Adjective
(usually of coals) Opposite of burning or glowing
“All that remained after the delectable lamb spit was dead coal.”
Adjective
Opposite of of, containing, or using undetonated explosive
“He stepped quickly and adeptly around the dormant mines, reaching the outpost in a matter of minutes.”
Adjective
Opposite of experiencing sensation, thought, or feeling
Adjective
Opposite of relating to or derived from living matter
Adjective
Opposite of on-air
Adjective
Opposite of of urgent interest and importance
Adjective
Opposite of of undisputed origin or authorship
Adjective
Opposite of existing at the present time
Adjective
Opposite of open for business
“They will understandably be disappointed to find out that the amusement park will be closed for good next month.”
Adverb
Opposite of present in a physical body
Preposition
Opposite of happening
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