perish

Perish vs Peril - What's the difference?

perish | peril |


As a verb perish

is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

As a noun peril is

peril, danger.

Perish vs Quench - What's the difference?

perish | quench |


In lang=en terms the difference between perish and quench

is that perish is to die; to cease to live while quench is to cool rapidly by dipping into a bath of coolant, as a blacksmith quenching hot iron.

As verbs the difference between perish and quench

is that perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear while quench is to satisfy, especially an actual or figurative thirst.

As a noun quench is

(physics) the abnormal termination of operation of a superconducting magnet, occurring when part of the superconducting coil enters the normal (resistive) state.

Wither vs Perish - What's the difference?

wither | perish |


In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between wither and perish

is that wither is (obsolete) to go against, resist; oppose while perish is (obsolete) to cause to perish.

In lang=en terms the difference between wither and perish

is that wither is to make helpless due to emotion while perish is to die; to cease to live.

As verbs the difference between wither and perish

is that wither is (obsolete) to go against, resist; oppose or wither can be to shrivel, droop or dry up, especially from lack of water while perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

As an adverb wither

is (obsolete|or|chiefly in compounds) against, in opposition to.

Perish vs Perish - What's the difference?

perish | perish |


In lang=en terms the difference between perish and perish

is that perish is to die; to cease to live while perish is to die; to cease to live.

In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between perish and perish

is that perish is (obsolete) to cause to perish while perish is (obsolete) to cause to perish.

As verbs the difference between perish and perish

is that perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear while perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

Perish vs Jeopardize - What's the difference?

perish | jeopardize |


As verbs the difference between perish and jeopardize

is that perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear while jeopardize is (us) to put in jeopardy, to threaten.

Fatality vs Perish - What's the difference?

fatality | perish |


As a noun fatality

is the state proceeding from destiny; invincible necessity, superior to, and independent of, free and rational control.

As a verb perish is

to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

Dissipate vs Perish - What's the difference?

dissipate | perish |


As verbs the difference between dissipate and perish

is that dissipate is to drive away, disperse while perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

Perish vs Doom - What's the difference?

perish | doom |


As a verb perish

is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

As a proper noun doom is

(video games|trademark) a popular first-person shooter video game, often regarded as the father of the genre.

Perish vs Tremble - What's the difference?

perish | tremble |


As verbs the difference between perish and tremble

is that perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear while tremble is .

Extend vs Perish - What's the difference?

extend | perish |


In lang=en terms the difference between extend and perish

is that extend is to straighten (a limb) while perish is to die; to cease to live.

As verbs the difference between extend and perish

is that extend is to increase in extent while perish is to pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.

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