Synonyms of dying in English:

dying


See definition of dying

adjective

1‘he went to visit his dying aunt’

SYNONYMS

terminally ill, at death's door, on one's deathbed, in the jaws of death, on the point of death, near death, passing away, fading fast, sinking fast, expiring, moribund, breathing one's last, not long for this world

in extremis

informal on one's last legs, with one foot in the grave, giving up the ghost

2‘ballet is a dying art form’

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declining, vanishing, fading, passing, ebbing, waning

in decline

informal on the way out, on its last legs

ANTONYMS

thriving

3‘he strained to catch her dying words’

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final, last, departing

deathbed

ANTONYMS

first


noun

1‘there were no unhappy memories to taunt her in her dying’

SYNONYMS

death, demise, passing, passing away, passing on, expiry, expiration, departure from life, final exit, eternal rest

decease

rare quietus