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Demise vs. Death

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Main Difference

The main difference between Demise and Death is that the Demise is a noot and Death is a permanent cessation of vital functions

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  • Demise (noun)

    The conveyance or transfer of an estate, either in fee for life or for years, most commonly the latter.

  • Demise (noun)

    Transmission by formal act or conveyance to an heir or successor; transference; especially, the transfer or transmission of the crown or royal authority to a successor.

  • Demise (noun)

    Death.

  • Demise (noun)

    The end of something, in a negative sense; downfall.

    "The lack of funding ultimately led to the project's demise."

  • Demise (verb)

    To give.

  • Demise (verb)

    To convey, as by will or lease.

  • Demise (verb)

    To transmit by inheritance.

  • Demise (verb)

    To pass by inheritance.

  • Demise (verb)

    To die.

  • Death (noun)

    The cessation of life and all associated processes; the end of an organism's existence as an entity independent from its environment and its return to an inert, nonliving state.

    "The death of my grandmother saddened the whole family."

  • Death (noun)

    The personification of death as a hooded figure with a scythe; the Grim Reaper.

    "When death walked in, a chill spread through the room."

  • Death (noun)

    The collapse or end of something.

    "England scored a goal at the death to even the score at one all."

    "death of the feudalism"

Wiktionary
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  • Demise (noun)

    Transmission by formal act or conveyance to an heir or successor; transference; especially, the transfer or transmission of the crown or royal authority to a successor.

  • Demise (noun)

    The decease of a royal or princely person; hence, also, the death of any illustrious person.

  • Demise (noun)

    The conveyance or transfer of an estate, either in fee for life or for years, most commonly the latter.

  • Demise

    To transfer or transmit by succession or inheritance; to grant or bestow by will; to bequeath.

  • Demise

    To convey; to give.

  • Demise

    To convey, as an estate, by lease; to lease.

  • Death (noun)

    The cessation of all vital phenomena without capability of resuscitation, either in animals or plants.

  • Death (noun)

    Total privation or loss; extinction; cessation; as, the death of memory.

  • Death (noun)

    Manner of dying; act or state of passing from life.

  • Death (noun)

    Cause of loss of life.

  • Death (noun)

    Personified: The destroyer of life, - conventionally represented as a skeleton with a scythe.

  • Death (noun)

    Danger of death.

  • Death (noun)

    Murder; murderous character.

  • Death (noun)

    Loss of spiritual life.

  • Death (noun)

    Anything so dreadful as to be like death.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Demise (noun)

    the time when something ends;

    "it was the death of all his plans"

    "a dying of old hopes"

  • Death (noun)

    the event of dying or departure from life;

    "her death came as a terrible shock"

    "upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren"

  • Death (noun)

    the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism;

    "the animal died a painful death"

  • Death (noun)

    the time at which life ends; continuing until dead;

    "she stayed until his death"

    "a struggle to the last"

  • Death (noun)

    the personification of death;

    "Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city"

  • Death (noun)

    the absence of life or state of being dead;

    "he seemed more content in death than he had ever been in life"

  • Death (noun)

    the time when something ends;

    "it was the death of all his plans"

    "a dying of old hopes"

  • Death (noun)

    the act of killing;

    "he had two deaths on his conscience"

  • Death (noun)

    a final state;

    "he came to a bad end"

    "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"

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