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Definitions of die:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To lose life: to perish: to wither: to languish: to become insensible:- pr. p. dying; pa. t. and pa. p. died ( did).

part of speech: verb

To cease to live; to expire; to perish; to lose life; to languish, as from weakness, discouragement, or love; to cease or become less distinct, as sound; to vanish.

part of speech: noun

A small cube with marks from 1 to 6 on the faces, used in gaming, by being shaken in a box and then thrown from it; chance; hazard.

part of speech: noun

A small cube ( pl. dice); a stamp used for coining money, medals, etc.; a tool used in cutting the threads of screws or bolts, etc.; a kind of knife used by envelope makers, and in shoe factories.

part of speech: noun

A stamp of metal used in striking coins, medals, & c.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: noun

A stamp for impressing coin, etc: the cubical part of a pedestal pl. DIES, diz.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To cease to live; expire; perish; wither; become extinct gradually; faint.

part of speech: noun

A small cube used in gaming by being thrown from a box: any small cubical body: hazard:- pl. DICE, dis.

part of speech: past participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To mold, stamp, or cut ( a design) in metal.

part of speech: noun plural

Small cubes used in play.

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A hard and usually pointed projection, growing upon the head of certain animals, especially cattle; goats, deer, etc.; the material of which animals horns are composed; a thickened form of tissue; a musical wind- instrument; one of the extremities or ends of the moon when in crescent form. ...

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