What is the synonym of downfall?

nounwasting away, disintegration. decline. degeneracy. degeneration. deterioration.

Does demise mean failure?

demise in British English

(dɪˈmaɪz ) noun. failure or termination. the demise of one’s hopes. a euphemistic or formal word for death.

Whats a demise means?

1a : death. b : a cessation of existence or activity. c : a loss of position or status.

Is demise a polite word?

It is not archaic but formal and somewhat euphemistic. In an obituary announcement, demise is used rather than death — so as not to hurt sentiments. Through euphemism, “(a person’s) demise” is often used as a stilted term for a person’s death.

What word is opposite of demise?

the point in time at which something ends. the event of dying or departure from life. synonyms: death, decease, expiry. Antonyms: birth, nascence, nascency, nativity.

How do you say demise?

What type of word is demise?

verb (used with object), de·mised, de·mis·ing. Law. to transfer (an estate or the like) for a limited time; lease. Government. to transfer (sovereignty), as by the death or abdication of the sovereign. verb (used without object), de·mised, de·mis·ing.

What is the past tense of demise?

Demised definition

Simple past tense and past participle of demise.

Is there a plural for demise?

Demises definition

Plural form of demise.

Does demise mean area?

Demise means transfer of property by a lease or will.

What Does unfortunate demise mean?

1 causing or attended by misfortune. 2 unlucky, unsuccessful, or unhappy.

How many different ways can the letter of the word demise be arranged?

Words made by unscrambling the letters D E M I S E

We found a total of 54 words by unscrambling the letters in demise.