deathplace

[ deth-pleys ]
/ ˈdɛθˌpleɪs /
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noun

the place at which a person dies: Lincoln is buried in Illinois, but his deathplace was Washington, D.C.

Nearby words

  1. deathful,
  2. deathless,
  3. deathlessly,
  4. deathlike,
  5. deathly,
  6. deathsman,
  7. deathtrap,
  8. deathwatch,
  9. deathy,
  10. deattribute

Origin of deathplace

First recorded in 1820–30; death + place

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for deathplace

  • Many barges and tjalcks are both the birthplace and deathplace of their owners, who know no other home.