Definition of 'deathwatch'
Example sentences containing 'deathwatch'
`Sinking oh so beautifully under the weight of debts and tax and deathwatch beetle and dangerous wiring and inadequate heating.THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2001)
FAITHLESS: TALES OF TRANSGRESSION (2001)
Trends of 'deathwatch'
View usage over:
Definition of deathwatch from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.