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Difference between Death-wish and Dying wish

death-wisha conscious or unconscious wish for the death or downfall:

  • Whatever handicaps he labors under as Minister, they do not include the death-wish; he is still determined to win the next election.

dying wisha person’s last wish expressed at the time of dying:

  • We are delighted that Patrick’s remains are being brought home in accordance with his dying wish.