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English definition of “with your last/dying breath”

with your last/dying breath

literary
just before you die: She asked him with her dying breath to take care of her child.Death and dying
(Definition of with your last/dying breath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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