[ deth-pleys ]

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

Origin of deathplace

First recorded in 1820–30; death + place

Words Nearby deathplace Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use deathplace in a sentence

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

    A Wanderer in Holland | E. V. Lucas