Losing a loved one

Definitions of die

Adjective

1

on the point of death.

he visited his dying mother

Synonyms:

terminally ill at death's door on one's deathbed near death fading fast expiring moribund not long for this world in extremis on one's last legs having one foot in the grave

Verb

1

(of a person, animal, or plant) stop living.

she died of cancer

Synonyms:

pass away pass on lose one's life expire breathe one's last meet one's end meet one's death lay down one's life perish go the way of all flesh go to one's last resting place go to meet one's maker cross the great divide slip away give up the ghost kick the bucket croak buy it turn up one's toes cash in one's chips bite the big one check out buy the farm depart this life

2

used to emphasize that one wants to do or have something very much.

they must be dying for a drink

Synonyms:

long yearn burn ache itch

2 more definitions

Examples of Dying

After the accident, Wilbur spent several years at home caring for his dying mother.

Synonyms of die

Adjective

terminally ill declining final anxious

Noun

death demise

Verb

pass away abate fail long break down expire become flat die out

Colossians 3:3

For you have died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.

2 Kings 7:3

Now there were four leprous men at the entrance of the gate; and they said to one another, "Why do we sit here until we die?

Genesis 2:17

but from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day that you eat from it you will surely die."

Hebrews 9:27

And inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once and after this comes judgment,

Philippians 1:21

For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.

Revelation 14:13

And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, "Write, 'Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on!'" "Yes," says the Spirit, "so that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow with them."

2 Corinthians 6:9

as unknown yet well-known, as dying yet behold, we live; as punished yet not put to death,

Hosea 4:3

Therefore the land mourns, And everyone who lives in it languishes Along with the beasts of the field and the birds of the sky, And also the fish of the sea disappear.

2 Corinthians 4:10

always carrying about in the body the dying of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our body.

Psalm 118:17

I will not die, but live, And tell of the works of the LORD.

1 Kings 17:12

But she said, "As the LORD your God lives, I have no bread, only a handful of flour in the bowl and a little oil in the jar; and behold, I am gathering a few sticks that I may go in and prepare for me and my son, that we may eat it and die."

Psalm 116:15

Precious in the sight of the LORD Is the death of His godly ones.

John 11:26

and everyone who lives and believes in Me will never die. Do you believe this?"

Genesis 35:19

So Rachel died and was buried on the way to Ephrath (that is, Bethlehem).

Romans 14:8

for if we live, we live for the Lord, or if we die, we die for the Lord; therefore whether we live or die, we are the Lord's.

Isaiah 57:1

The righteous man perishes, and no man takes it to heart; And devout men are taken away, while no one understands For the righteous man is taken away from evil,

Hebrews 2:15

and might free those who through fear of death were subject to slavery all their lives.

Romans 6:8

Now if we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with Him,

Zechariah 11:9

Then I said, "I will not pasture you. What is to die, let it die, and what is to be annihilated, let it be annihilated; and let those who are left eat one another's flesh."

2 Corinthians 5:15

and He died for all, so that they who live might no longer live for themselves, but for Him who died and rose again on their behalf.

Genesis 5:5

So all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years, and he died.

1 Corinthians 15:22

For as in Adam all die, so also in Christ all will be made alive.

Luke 20:36

for they cannot even die anymore, because they are like angels, and are sons of God, being sons of the resurrection.

Isaiah 38:1

In those days Hezekiah became mortally ill And Isaiah the prophet the son of Amoz came to him and said to him, "Thus says the LORD, 'Set your house in order, for you shall die and not live.'"

John 21:23

Therefore this saying went out among the brethren that that disciple would not die; yet Jesus did not say to him that he would not die, but only, "If I want him to remain until I come, what is that to you?"

Romans 5:7

For one will hardly die for a righteous man; though perhaps for the good man someone would dare even to die.

Ecclesiastes 3:2

A time to give birth and a time to die; A time to plant and a time to uproot what is planted.

Revelation 8:9

and a third of the creatures which were in the sea and had life, died; and a third of the ships were destroyed.

1 Corinthians 15:51

Behold, I tell you a mystery; we will not all sleep, but we will all be changed,

1 Kings 3:19

"This woman's son died in the night, because she lay on it.

Proverbs 31:6

Give strong drink to him who is perishing, And wine to him whose life is bitter.

Psalm 49:17

For when he dies he will carry nothing away; His glory will not descend after him.

Isaiah 65:20

"No longer will there be in it an infant who lives but a few days, Or an old man who does not live out his days; For the youth will die at the age of one hundred And the one who does not reach the age of one hundred Will be thought accursed.

Mark 9:48

where THEIR WORM DOES NOT DIE, AND THE FIRE IS NOT QUENCHED.

Ecclesiastes 4:2

So I congratulated the dead who are already dead more than the living who are still living.

John 15:13

"Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends.

2 Kings 7:4

"If we say, 'We will enter the city,' then the famine is in the city and we will die there; and if we sit here, we die also. Now therefore come, and let us go over to the camp of the Arameans. If they spare us, we will live; and if they kill us, we will but die."

Matthew 22:24

asking, "Teacher, Moses said, 'IF A MAN DIES HAVING NO CHILDREN, HIS BROTHER AS NEXT OF KIN SHALL MARRY HIS WIFE, AND RAISE UP CHILDREN FOR HIS BROTHER.'

Genesis 5:27

So all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred and sixty-nine years, and he died.

Mark 4:38

Jesus Himself was in the stern, asleep on the cushion; and they woke Him and said to Him, "Teacher, do You not care that we are perishing?"

John 11:25

Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,

Zechariah 13:8

"It will come about in all the land," Declares the LORD, "That two parts in it will be cut off and perish; But the third will be left in it.

Ezekiel 18:23

"Do I have any pleasure in the death of the wicked," declares the Lord GOD, "rather than that he should turn from his ways and live?

Revelation 9:6

And in those days men will seek death and will not find it; they will long to die, and death flees from them.

Ezekiel 3:19

"Yet if you have warned the wicked and he does not turn from his wickedness or from his wicked way, he shall die in his iniquity; but you have delivered yourself.

Romans 8:13

for if you are living according to the flesh, you must die; but if by the Spirit you are putting to death the deeds of the body, you will live.

Romans 4:25

He who was delivered over because of our transgressions, and was raised because of our justification.

Philippians 2:27

For indeed he was sick to the point of death, but God had mercy on him, and not on him only but also on me, so that I would not have sorrow upon sorrow.

1 Corinthians 11:30

For this reason many among you are weak and sick, and a number sleep.

John 11:50

nor do you take into account that it is expedient for you that one man die for the people, and that the whole nation not perish."

From Thematic Bible

Dying » Compared to as sleep

Dying » Universality of

Dying » Sought as a relief from trouble death spiritual » Of the wicked

Dying » Vanquished

Dying » Of the righteous » Blessing pronounced upon

Dying » Of the righteous » Great gain

Dying » Of the righteous » Hopeful

Dying » Of the righteous » Faith illuminates

Dying » Of the righteous » Greatly desired

Dying » Of the righteous » Precious

Dying » Of the righteous » Divine element in

Dying » Of the righteous » Triumphant

Dying » Of the righteous » Fearless

Dying » Compared to as sleep

1 Corinthians 15:6

After that He appeared to more than five hundred brethren at one time, most of whom remain until now, but some have fallen asleep;

Deuteronomy 31:16

The LORD said to Moses, "Behold, you are about to lie down with your fathers; and this people will arise and play the harlot with the strange gods of the land, into the midst of which they are going, and will forsake Me and break My covenant which I have made with them.

Job 7:21

"Why then do You not pardon my transgression And take away my iniquity? For now I will lie down in the dust; And You will seek me, but I will not be."

Daniel 12:2

"Many of those who sleep in the dust of the ground will awake, these to everlasting life, but the others to disgrace and everlasting contempt.

Mark 5:39

And entering in, He said to them, "Why make a commotion and weep? The child has not died, but is asleep."

More verses: John 11:11 Acts 13:36 1 Thessalonians 4:13

Dying » Universality of

Romans 5:12

Therefore, just as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin, and so death spread to all men, because all sinned--

Ecclesiastes 8:8

No man has authority to restrain the wind with the wind, or authority over the day of death; and there is no discharge in the time of war, and evil will not deliver those who practice it.

2 Samuel 14:14

"For we will surely die and are like water spilled on the ground which cannot be gathered up again Yet God does not take away life, but plans ways so that the banished one will not be cast out from him.

Job 30:23

"For I know that You will bring me to death And to the house of meeting for all living.

Psalm 49:10

For he sees that even wise men die; The stupid and the senseless alike perish And leave their wealth to others.

More verses: Psalm 89:48 Ecclesiastes 3:19 Hebrews 9:27

Dying » Sought as a relief from trouble death spiritual » Of the wicked

Luke 12:20

"But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?'

Jeremiah 16:4

"They will die of deadly diseases, they will not be lamented or buried; they will be as dung on the surface of the ground and come to an end by sword and famine, and their carcasses will become food for the birds of the sky and for the beasts of the earth."

Ezekiel 18:23

"Do I have any pleasure in the death of the wicked," declares the Lord GOD, "rather than that he should turn from his ways and live?

Psalm 37:36

Then he passed away, and lo, he was no more; I sought for him, but he could not be found.

Proverbs 5:23

He will die for lack of instruction, And in the greatness of his folly he will go astray.

More verses: Ecclesiastes 8:10 Isaiah 17:14

Dying » Vanquished

Revelation 21:4

and He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away."

2 Timothy 1:10

but now has been revealed by the appearing of our Savior Christ Jesus, who abolished death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel,

Isaiah 25:8

He will swallow up death for all time, And the Lord GOD will wipe tears away from all faces, And He will remove the reproach of His people from all the earth; For the LORD has spoken.

1 Corinthians 15:26

The last enemy that will be abolished is death.

1 Corinthians 15:54

But when this perishable will have put on the imperishable, and this mortal will have put on immortality, then will come about the saying that is written, "DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP in victory.

Dying » Of the righteous » Blessing pronounced upon

Revelation 14:13

And I heard a voice from heaven, saying, "Write, 'Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on!'" "Yes," says the Spirit, "so that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow with them."

Dying » Of the righteous » Great gain

Philippians 1:21

For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.

Dying » Of the righteous » Hopeful

Proverbs 14:32

The wicked is thrust down by his wrongdoing, But the righteous has a refuge when he dies.

Dying » Of the righteous » Faith illuminates

Hebrews 11:13

All these died in faith, without receiving the promises, but having seen them and having welcomed them from a distance, and having confessed that they were strangers and exiles on the earth.

Dying » Of the righteous » Greatly desired

Numbers 23:10

"Who can count the dust of Jacob, Or number the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the upright, And let my end be like his!"

Dying » Of the righteous » Precious

Psalm 116:15

Precious in the sight of the LORD Is the death of His godly ones.

Dying » Of the righteous » Divine element in

Romans 14:8

for if we live, we live for the Lord, or if we die, we die for the Lord; therefore whether we live or die, we are the Lord's.

Dying » Of the righteous » Triumphant

Luke 16:22

"Now the poor man died and was carried away by the angels to Abraham's bosom; and the rich man also died and was buried.

Dying » Of the righteous » Fearless

Psalm 23:4

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

Topics on Dying

Dying In The Desert

4;14;29

your corpses will fall in this wilderness, even all your numbered men, according to your complete number from twenty years old and upward, who have grumbled against Me.

Dying In The Wilderness

4;32;15

"For if you turn away from following Him, He will once more abandon them in the wilderness, and you will destroy all these people."

Dying With Christ

45;6;6

knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body of sin might be done away with, so that we would no longer be slaves to sin;

Dying With The Uncircumcised

26;28;10

'You will die the death of the uncircumcised By the hand of strangers, For I have spoken!' declares the Lord GOD!"'"

Not Dying

42;2;26

And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord's Christ.