Meaning of MORIBUND in English


adj. Function: adjective

approaching death or a final end FF1C; found lying moribund in her bed FF1E; FF1C; with its mills shut down the city's economy was moribund FF1E;

Synonyms: dying

Related Words: expiring, fading, going; decadent, deteriorating, regressing

Idioms: at death's door, on one's last legs, with one foot in the grave

Contrasted Words: booming, flourishing, prospering, thriving; lively, viable

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