Fall is defined as to drop or come down, often unexpectedly.
To fall in drops:
Die is defined as to stop living, existing or fade away.
To talk dismally; foretell evil or misfortune; grumble
To breathe one's last breath; die
(US, idiomatic, ranching, slang) To force the weaning of a bovine cow's calf by restricting the calf's access to its mother's udders. Used figuratively or literally.
(Idiomatic, colloquial) Of a machine, to break down such that it cannot be repaired.
Find another word for bite-the-dust. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bite-the-dust, like: be fatally wounded, fall, drop, die, bite-the-dust, buy-the-farm, cash-in-one-s-chips, cease living, croak, expire and kick off.