deathnoun [C or U]uk /deθ/ us /deθ/
- She reacted surprisingly calmly to the news of his death.
- Following her son's death, she became quiet and withdrawn and rarely went out.
- He was jailed for 15 years for stabbing his wife to death.
- He gave a slight shudder as he considered how near he had come to death.
- The coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death.