A personification of death in the form of a cloaked skeleton wielding a large scythe.
More example sentences
- Their tragic deaths have also reminded us all of how the Grim Reaper never decides to take time off even for the summer vacation.
- And for the past few years, the Internet was thought to be endangering newspapers' ability to thrive, just as many have viewed e-mail as the Grim Reaper for the Postal Service.
- Having never been that religious myself, I know it sounds a bit corny - but with the Grim Reaper knocking at the door, one does gain new insight into what is really important in life.
Definition of Grim Reaper in:
- The British & World English dictionary