- Homophone Note, Word Builder
|part of speech:
||perished, perishes, perishing
||to die by violence or in some other sudden way.
Many people perished in the earthquake.
- similar words:
- depart, die, expire, pass
Are you looking for the word parish
(a Christian district)? Perish
sound alike but have different meanings.
Word Builder: perish +
likely to spoil or rot.