expiring

Definitions:

  • Pertaining to or used in the breathing out of air from the lungs.
  • Pertaining or belonging to the close of life; occurring just before death: as, <em>expiring</em> efforts; <em>expiring</em> groans.
  • Breathing out air from the lungs; emitting fluid or volatile matter; exhaling; breathing the last breath; dying; ending; terminating.
  • Pertaining to, or uttered at, the time of dying
  • <xref>Ending</xref>, <xref>terminating</xref>, <xref>dying</xref>.
  • Present participle of <xref>expire</xref>.
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