Definition of perish:
hand, become flat, pass along, make pass, hap, stifle, back up, slide by, fit, lead, go out, survive, choke, exhale, live on, wither, put across, clog up, suffocate, leave, reach, blow over, guide, scrag, operate, extend, expire, grumble, go along, start, gnarl, work, go by, surpass, pass by, murmur, locomote, fade, check out, gag, choke off, sound, pass on to the Great Beyond, hold out, take place, stall, slip away, buy the farm, fail, sink, clear, endure, make it, give out, decline, lapse, overhaul, congest, asphyxiate, happen, egest, devolve, cash in one's chips, top, come about, demise, turn over, pass out, throttle, mutter, drop dead, get, break, go, foul, move, get going, authorise, proceed, give, go bad, decease, conk, go across, breathe out, bite the dust, transcend, go on, fall out, go away, occur, last, excrete, travel, run, return, elapse, pall, blend in, pass away, glide by, die out, faint, run low, pop off, become, overstep, legislate, fleet, give-up the ghost, go through, rifle, exit, run short, die, blend, cash in, kick the bucket, break down, spend, belong, slip by, snuff it, go past, cronk, give way, get out, fret, pass off, live, kick off, eliminate, overtake, swoon, plump, conk out, function, exceed, pass, croak, drop, hold up, strangle, kick in, clog, authorize, run out, evanesce, communicate, draw, travel by.
- "The Mysterious Wanderer, Vol. I", Sophia Reeve.
- "Dame Care", Hermann Sudermann.
- "The Story of Magellan and The Discovery of the Philippines", Hezekiah Butterworth.