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death knell

Translation of death knell in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • toque (masculine) de difuntos, doble (masculine) television was the death knell of the local movie house el advenimiento de la televisión presagió la desaparición de los cines de barrio
    Example sentences
    • They have been joined by Scottish oyster farmers who fear the warning could sound the death knell for their industry, which is estimated to be worth £1.5m a year.
    • For a health care system already on life support due to extreme budget cuts, the extraction of $500,000,000 dollars would be the death knell.
    • It is hard to know for sure when - or whether - the death knell for a species has tolled.

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