Meaning of “perish” in the English Dictionary

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perishverb [ I ]

us /ˈper·ɪʃ/

to die, esp. as a result of an accident, violence, or war:

Without this assistance, thousands of refugees would perish from hunger and neglect.

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