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perish
used in Treasure Island

4 uses
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Definition
to die — especially in an unnatural way

or:

to be destroyed or cease to exist
  • But good did come of the apple barrel, as you shall hear, for if it had not been for that, we should have had no note of warning and might all have perished by the hand of treachery.
    Chapter 10 — The Voyage (82% in)
  • Had it been otherwise, I must long ago have perished; but as it was, it is surprising how easily and securely my little and light boat could ride.
    Chapter 24 — The Cruise of the Coracle (23% in)
  • I could only judge that all had perished, and my heart smote me sorely that I had not been there to perish with them.
    Chapter 28 — In the Enemy's Camp (3% in)
  • I could only judge that all had perished, and my heart smote me sorely that I had not been there to perish with them.
    Chapter 28 — In the Enemy's Camp (3% in)

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