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死, し

  • shi
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix

  • death
  • decease

Definition

  • death penalty (by strangulation or decapitation)

Examples of 死,し in a Sentence

生まれるやいなや、向かう
A soon as man is born he begins to die.
My mother's religion helped her to come to terms with my father's death.
彼女知らせはまさに青天の霹靂だった
The news of her death came as a bolt from the blue.
His reckless driving brought about his death.
The authorities are trying to dispel the doubts about his death.
He died an unnatural death.
Her death was a great distress to all the family.
The actor's death made big headlines in all the papers.
Old age is an island surrounded by death.
To love and to cherish, till death do us part.

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