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death

noun [C or U]
 
 
/deθ/
the end of life
死,死亡
The disease causes thousands of deaths a year.
这种疾病每年导致数千人死亡。
Do you believe in life after death?
你相信死后还有来世吗?
He never got over the death of his daughter.
他一直没有从女儿去世的阴影中走出来。
death threats
死亡威胁
Death and dying
bored/frightened, etc. to death extremely bored, frightened, etc.
无聊/吓得要死的等
Intensifying expressions
to death until you die
至死,直到死亡
The animals burned to death in the barn.
那些牲口在牲口棚里被活活烧死了。
He choked to death on a fish bone.
他被一根鱼刺卡死了。
The traitor was put to death (= killed as a punishment).
叛徒被处死了。
Death and dying
the death of sth the cause of the end of life, or the end or destruction of something
…的死因;…的末路,…的毁灭
The failure of the family business was the death of him.
家族企业的落败把他送上了末路。
That child will be the death of me (= is always doing something which upsets me)!
这孩子非把我烦死不可!
Ends and endings
Translations of “death”
in Spanish muerte…
in Arabic مَوْت, وَفاة…
in Korean 죽음…
in Portuguese morte…
in French mort, décès…
in German der Tod…
in Catalan mort…
in Japanese 死…
in Russian смерть…
in Chinese (Traditional) 死,死亡…
in Italian morte…
in Turkish ölüm, ebdiyete intikal…
in Polish śmierć…
(Definition of death from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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