(noun, adjective)


1. Removing; departing.


1. someone who is no longer alive

Similar word(s): deceased, departed

Definition categories: person, individual, mortal, somebody, someone, soul

Sentences with decedent as a noun:

- “A check of the nightstands revealed large amounts of prescription medication in the decedent’s name,” the coroner’s notes said, according to — The Herald Sun, ‘Dangerous drug mix’ likely killed Brittany, New York Post, December 23, 2009 5:27AM