Definition of death toll in English:
The number of deaths resulting from a particular cause: this brought the death toll from cross-border clashes to eighteen
More example sentences
- The two separate crashes bring the death toll on the county's roads this year to 85.
- This figure will likely rise much higher as the death toll in Louisiana is counted.
- Cross-border firing and separatist militancy have left a death toll running into tens of thousands.
Definition of death toll in:
- US English dictionary
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