What is another word for predeceased?

Pronunciation: [pɹɪdˈɛsiːsd] (IPA)

Predeceased is a term used to describe someone who died before another person. However, there are several other words and phrases that can be used as synonyms for predeceased. These include words like passed away, expired, deceased, departed, and no longer with us. Furthermore, other terms that might work include phrases such as "gone before us," "departed this life," and "no longer living," among others. These synonyms can be used interchangeably with predeceased in conversation, writing, or any other context where a person is looking for an alternative word to use.

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What are the hypernyms for Predeceased?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Predeceased

Her devoted husband, having served the Emperor's purpose, had been recalled to Berlin, where, bereft of the Kaiser's favour, he predeceased her by about six months, broken-hearted, but in utter ignorance of that foul plot carried out under his very nose and in his own castle.
"The Secrets of Potsdam"
William Le Queux
Frau Haydn looked to spend her last years in a "widow's home" provided for her by the generosity of her husband, but she predeceased him by nine years, dying at Baden, near Vienna, on the 20th of March 1800. With this simple statement of facts we may finally dismiss a matter that is best left to silence-to where "beyond these voices there is peace."
"Haydn"
J. Cuthbert Hadden
Also, if a son predeceased his father but left a child, that child would succeed to the father's land in the same way that the deceased would have.
"Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed."
S. A. Reilly

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