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Meaning of “die” - Learner’s Dictionary

die

verb     /daɪ/ ( present participle dying, past tense and past participle died)
A1 [I] to stop living: At least 3,000 people have died in the earthquake. Many of the refugees died of hunger. She died from brain injuries after a road accident.Death and dying
be dying for sth; be dying to do sth informal
B1 to very much want to have, eat, drink, or do something: I'm dying for a drink. Sit down, I'm dying to hear all about it.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
to die for informal
If something is to die for, it is extremely good. →  See also die hard Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very goodExtremely good
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