Definition of 'die'
- small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces; used to generate random numbers
- a device used for shaping metal
- a cutting tool that is fitted into a diestock and used for cutting male (external) screw threads on screws or bolts or pipes or rods
- pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life; "She died from cancer"; "They children perished in the fire"; "The patient went peacefully"; "The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102"
Synonyms: decease perish go exit pass away expire pass kick the bucket cash in one's chips buy the farm conk give-up the ghost drop dead pop off choke croak snuff it
Antonyms: be born
- suffer or face the pain of death; "Martyrs may die every day for their faith"
- be brought to or as if to the point of death by an intense emotion such as embarrassment, amusement, or shame; "I was dying with embarrassment when my little lie was discovered"; "We almost died laughing during the show"
- stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident"
Synonyms: fail go bad give way give out conk out go break break down
- feel indifferent towards; "She died to worldly things and eventually entered a monastery"
- languish as with love or desire; "She dying for a cigarette"; "I was dying to leave"
- cut or shape with a die; "Die out leather for belts"
Synonyms: die out
- to be on base at the end of an inning, of a player
- lose sparkle or bouquet; "wine and beer can pall"
Synonyms: pall become flat
- disappear or come to an end; "Their anger died"; "My secret will die with me!"
- suffer spiritual death; be damned (in the religious sense); "Whosoever..believes in me shall never die"