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perish
used in The Remains of the Day

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Definition
to die — especially in an unnatural way

or:

to be destroyed or cease to exist
  • Naturally, my father would have felt this loss keenly; but to make matters worse the usual comfort a father has in these situations - that is, the notion that his son gave his life gloriously for king and country - was sullied by the fact that my brother had perished in a particularly infamous manoeuvre.
    1e — Day 1 - Evening (81% in)

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