Definition of 'pass away'
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"
kick the bucket
cash in one's chips
buy the farm
give-up the ghost
go out of existence; "She hoped that the problem would eventually pass away"
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