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[でき()·()]
dekishi
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 溺死

noun, suru verb
  1. death by drowning

Definition and Synonyms for 溺死

Drown die from being submerged in water, getting water into the lungs, and asphyxiating
Synonyms: 水死, 沈溺, 溺れる, 溺死, 溺れ死ぬ

Meanings for each kanji in 溺死

drown; indulge Kanji Details »
death; die Kanji Details »

Categories 溺死 is a member of

Go pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
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Sample Sentences for 溺死

She almost drowned.
A long time ago, around here, a nice schoolteacher called Matsumoto tried to rescue one of his pupils, but on the contrary he ended up drowning.
There were several deaths from drowning.
I might as well drown as starve.
He was almost drowned.

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