HyperDic: expiry

English > 2 senses of the word expiry:
NOUNtimeexpiry, termination, expirationa coming to an end of a contract period
eventexpiry, death, deceasethe event of dying or departure from life
expiry > pronunciation
Soundseh.kspay'riy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
English > expiry: 2 senses > noun 1, time
MeaningA coming to an end of a contract period.
Example"the expiry of his driver's license"
Synonymstermination, expiration
Broaderend, endingThe point in time at which something ends
Spanishexpiración, terminación, vencimiento
Catalancaducitat, expiració, venciment
English > expiry: 2 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningThe event of dying or departure from life.
Synonymsdeath, decease
InstancesCrucifixionThe death of Jesus by crucifixion
Narrowerfatality, human deathA death resulting from an accident or a disaster
martyrdomdeath that is imposed because of the person's adherence of a religious faith or cause
megadeathThe death of a million people
passing, loss, departure, exit, expiration, going, releaseeuphemistic expressions for death
wrongful deathA death that results from a wrongful / wrongful act or from negligence
Broaderchange, alteration, modificationAn event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
Oppositebirth, nativity, nascency, nascenceThe event of being born
Spanishdeceso, defunción, desaparición, expiración, fallecimiento, muerte, óbito, tránsito
Catalandecés, defunció, desaparició, mort, òbit, traspàs, traspassament

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