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moribund
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Brave New World
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  • At the foot of every bed, confronting its moribund occupant, was a television box.
  • All these moribund sexagenarians had the appearance of childish girls.

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  • The skeletal singers, withered beneath bedazzled tuxes, spin slowly, carefully, on replaced hips, the dance of the moribund.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Poor old John Thomas is as limp and as moribund as a flayed worm.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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