dying (adj.)

  1. in or associated with the process of passing from life or ceasing to be; a dying man; his dying wish; a dying fire; a dying civilization'

    dying (n.)

  1. the time when something ends; it was the death of all his plans; a dying of old hopes

    [ Syn: death , demise ]

    dying (adj.)

  1. eagerly desirous; anxious to see the new show at the museum; dying to hear who won

    [ Syn: anxious ]

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