- adj.<口>渴望，切盼; 垂死的，临终的; 会死的; 快熄灭的;
I will remember it to my dying day .
The islands were seized by the Soviet army in the dying days of the second world war.
Persons dying from cancer grow thin and visibly waste away.
A penalty by Thierry Lacroix broke the deadlock in the dying minutes of the game.
Children are dying, and I am helpless to do anything.
TV pictures showed a dying bird coated with oil.
He helped his first wife take her life when she was dying of cancer.
I made my home there, in the hollow of a dying elm.
Patients were dying because of an acute shortage of nurses.
I'm dying for a breath of fresh air.
The dead and the dying were everywhere.
I'm dying for a smoke.
Edible wild herbs kept us from dying of starvation.
Before long the dying plants began to rally.
I am dying of hunger.
Wild fruit kept us from dying of starvation.
She was shown into a small room, where there was a dying man.
The dying man was suffering so much that we thought it kinder to put him out of his misery.
The priest prayed for the dying man.
Dying of thirst, the desert traveler ground out a request for water.
The dying woman groaned out her last words.
The dying leaves became brown and curled up.
The dying man groaned with pain.
They attended morning , noon and night on the dying man.
The children are dying of curiosity to see what's in the parcel.
Her performance as the dying dancer drew tears from the crowd.
I'm so thirsty I'm almost dying for a cuppa.
It was said that she was as effective as god , bringing the dying back to life.
The dying soldier was groaning with pain.
Lu Xun was loyal to the people, bending his back to the task until his dying day.
The effect was first noted in 1858 by William Farr, who wrote that widows and widowers (鳏夫) were at a much higher risk of dying than their married peers.
That's the sound of a dying forest.
trees that are dying usually give out a soft moan
As a result, many special are quickly dying out.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
In an effort to prevent language loss, scholars from a number of organizations—UNESCO and national geographic among them—have for many years been documenting dying languages and the cultures they reflect.
2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
In the 1980s, electrical lines an d lead poisoning nearly drove them to dying out.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Now that the chances of dying young are much lower, the chances of living long are much higher due to better diets and health care.
2015年高考英语广东卷 完形填空 原文
Scott's last journey, completed as he lay in a tent dying of cold and hunger, caught the world's imagination, and a film made in his honor drew crowds.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
She wanted to please her dying old father.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项
Since 1992 the number of people dying has been bigger than that of those being born by a massive 50%.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
When an individual ant comes under attack or is dying, it sends out an alarm pheromone to warn the colony to prepare for a conflict as a defense unit.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
You may drink, smoke, be overweight and still reduce your risk of dying early by running.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 语法填空 原文收起真题例句
1. the time when something ends;
"it was the death of all his plans"
"a dying of old hopes"
1. in or associated with the process of passing from life or ceasing to be;
"a dying man"
"his dying wish"
"a dying fire"
"a dying civilization"
2. eagerly desirous;
"anxious to see the new show at the museum"
"dying to hear who won"
to one's dying day
for the rest of one's life
I shall remember that to my dying day.