Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
expiration

ex·pi·ra·tion

expiration

 
pronunciation:
ek sp reI shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Builder
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a coming to formal termination, as in the case of a contract, license, or the like.
definition 2: the act of breathing out.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
Word Builder: expiration +
  • expiration date:
    the last day on which something can be used. An expiration date is often printed on food or medicine packages.