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N-VAR 死;死亡 Death is the permanent end of the life of a person or animal.
1.5 million people are in immediate danger of death from starvation.
...the thirtieth anniversary of her death...
她逝世 30 周年的纪念日
N-COUNT (某种）死法，死亡方式 A particular kind of death is a particular way of dying.
They made sure that he died a horrible death...
He would rather have a decent death which served some purpose than a meaningless death.
N-SING 终结;结束;灭亡;破灭 The death of something is the permanent end of it.
It meant the death of everything he had ever been or ever hoped to be.
...the death of pop music.
PHRASE 病危;行将就木 If you say that someone is at death's door, you mean they are very ill indeed and likely to die.
He told his boss a tale about his mother being at death's door...
My dad was the same. He could be at death's door but wouldn't say a word.
PHRASE 斗争到底;誓死捍卫 If you say that you will fight to the death for something, you are emphasizing that you will do anything to achieve or protect it, even if you suffer as a consequence.
He said they did not want war—but if attacked they would fight to the death...
She'd have fought to the death for that child.
PHRASE 生死决斗;殊死决战 If you refer to a fight or contest as a fight to the death, you are emphasizing that it will not stop until the death or total victory of one of the opponents.
...an eleven-hour fight to the death between a baboon and leopard...
He now faces a fight to the death to reach the quarter-finals.
PHRASE 生死攸关的;至关重要的 If you say that something is a matter of life and death, you are emphasizing that it is extremely important, often because someone may die or suffer great harm if people do not act immediately.
Well, never mind, John, it's not a matter of life and death...
We're dealing with a life-and-death situation here...
PHRASE 被处死;被处决 If someone is put to death, they are executed.
Those put to death by firing squad included three generals.
行刑队处决的那些人里有 3 名将军。
PHRASE (用于动词后）以致死亡 You use to death after a verb to indicate that a particular action or process results in someone's death.
He was stabbed to death.
...relief missions to try to keep the country's population from starving to death...
PHRASE (用于形容词或动词后，表示强调)吓得要死/无聊得要命 You use to death after an adjective or a verb to emphasize the action, state, or feeling mentioned. For example, if you are frightened to death or bored to death, you are extremely frightened or bored.
He scares teams to death with his pace and power...
Whereas 10 years ago I would have worried myself to death about it, now I accept it is part of the game...
PHRASE 使…累死累活地工作（或劳动） If you say that someone works another person to death, you are emphasizing that they make them work very hard indeed, especially in a way that seems cruel or unfair.
They worked themselves to death but never lost their humour.