What is another word for Perishing?

1386 synonyms found


[ pˈɛɹɪʃɪŋ], [ pˈɛɹɪʃɪŋ], [ p_ˈɛ_ɹ_ɪ_ʃ_ɪ_ŋ]

Perishing is a word used to describe something that is likely to die soon or is in danger of becoming extinct. Some synonyms for perishing include dying, fading, withering, dwindling, vanishing, shrinking, diminishing, declining, failing, and waning. All these words convey the sense of something coming to an end, whether it is a living being, a plant, a civilization, or an idea. Perishing can also be used to describe something that is very cold or uncomfortable, as in "I'm perishing of cold," in which case synonyms would include freezing, shivering, and feeling chilled to the bone. Overall, perishing is a powerful word that denotes the fragility and impermanence of life and the world around us.

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How to use "Perishing" in context?

When someone says to you that your life is fading away, you may feel alarmed, terrified or even lifeless. This is because when someone is talking about their own life, what they mean is that their life is coming to an end.

That is not to say that everyone's life is coming to an end, but if you are thinking about your own life and death, then you are right on track. Still, even if you think your life is limited, you can make the most of it by growing closer to those who are important to you.

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