use perish in a sentence.
Plus humanity will eventually perish
Probably that old "publish or perish" thing.
Or major ailments like being dead -- perish the thought!
I promise that you will not perish if you do not fulfill your every desire.
It's a damn shame all the Ewoks perished after the Death Star explosion poisoned their planet.
I'm not saying that publish or perish is an optimal solution, just that there's nothing special about it.
But is there a (modern) society that had a birthrate drop like this and perished as a result?
I think the fear is that we will deteriorate into 24/7 pleasure receivers until we perish.
This looks like the same scenario as the car engines - mechanics adapted - those who didn't - perished.
In an academia of "publish&perish" the benefit of transferring your copyright is that you get published and add another point to your tenure-track bonus list.
Some people are way too accustomed to the consumption-driven lifestyle and think they'll perish if they make less than $60k/year.
Right, and it's not like the people who somehow existed before cell phone technology magically perished because of these supposed emergencies.