Meaning of “die off” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “die off” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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die off

phrasal verb with die us /dɑɪ/ verb [ I ] present participle dying, past tense and past participle died

(of the members of a group) to stop living, one by one, until there are none left:

The veterans of World War II are now old and gradually dying off.

(Definition of “die off” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)