When you have one day left to live and you are on your death bed, this is an example of a time when you are dying.
When the light is fading away slowly at the end of the day, this is an example of dying light.
In the dying hours of the legislative session.
A dying request.
A dying culture.
His dying words.
His dying words were of his mother.
Until my dying day.
His dying bed.
The battlefield was littered with the dead and dying.