Synonyms of 'mortality'
The event served as a stark reminder of our mortality.
Dust thou art, and unto dust thou shalt return[Bible: Genesis]
Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust[Book of Common Prayer]
Old mortality, the ruins of forgotten times– Hydriotaphia]
All men think all men mortal but themselves– Night Thoughts]
Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble. He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down; he fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not[Bible: Job]
Here today and gone tomorrow
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Death is the permanent end of the life of a person or animal.
There had been a death in the family.
It made him feel deprived of his humanity.
Thesaurus for mortality from the Collins English Thesaurus
The mortality in a particular place or situation is the number of people who die .