What is the opposite of survive?

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(of a person or species) Opposite of to continue to live, especially in spite of danger or hardship
“They accept the fact that they signed up to be warriors, and warriors fight, and often die fighting.”
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(of an object) Opposite of to continue to exist, especially over a (long) period of time
“To be sure, every human language is, in fact, mortal, subject to modification and change, and destined at some point to perish.”
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Opposite of to come safely through a precarious situation
“Some will succumb to frostbite and there may be tense encounters with wild animals.”
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Opposite of to resist or endure (something) successfully
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Opposite of to succeed, survive, or manage, at least at a minimal level
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Opposite of to resist or withstand something that is difficult to endure
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Opposite of to remain in existence or active
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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 survive a difficult situation
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Opposite of to withstand continued use or life in a specified way
“Wood systems are heavier than plastic, and the wood will eventually deteriorate.”
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Opposite of to continue to operate or remain usable
“If it exceeds its specified limit, it will eventually break, and the motor will burn out.”
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Opposite of to only afford the essentials
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Opposite of to take care of without help
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Opposite of to withstand the action or effect of
“Lovers of ease who refuse to have anything to do with spiritual science would be affected by his magic.”
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Opposite of endure
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Opposite of to cope or manage in the face of hardship or adversity
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Opposite of to have existence or life
“We cannot live on the sun, but who knows if other entities can.”
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Opposite of to be victorious over
“It was maddening to see skiers I knew to be playing fair, guys who trained their hearts out with little financial reward, lose to the cheaters.”
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