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a brush with death meaning

  "a brush with death" in a sentence
  • [American slang]
    Fig. an instance of nearly dying.
       After a brush with death, Claire seemed more friendly and outgoing.
  • brush:    Verb: brush & ...
  • brush on:    Verb: brush onAppl ...
  • death:    Noun: death & ...

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  1. Murhaj, 46, also had a brush with death Sunday.
  2. The private eye Spenser has a brush with death while pursuing
  3. Recently, this industry icon had a brush with death.
  4. Nothing makes you appreciate life like a brush with death.
  5. A bullfight, an act of bravado, a brush with death.

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