Die is defined as to stop living, existing or fade away.(verb)
The definition of a die is a small marked cube used in games.(noun)
An example of die is what is rolled when playing backgammon.
See die in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME dien < ON deyja < IE base *dheu-, to pass away, become senseless > OS doian, to die, OE dead, OHG tot, dead
Origin: ME de (pl. dis) < OFr de < VL *datum, orig. neut of L datus: see date
See die in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb died died, dy·ing (dīˈĭng), dies dies
Origin: Middle English dien
Origin: , probably from Old Norse deyja; see dheu-2 in Indo-European roots.
noun pl. dies dies or dice (dīs)
Origin: Middle English de, gaming die
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin datum, given
Origin: , from
Origin: neuter past participle of dare, to give; see dō- in Indo-European roots.
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