plunge to (one's) death

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plunge to (one's) death

To fall from such a great height that one dies upon impact. The whole time we were on the rickety rope bridge, I couldn't help but think we were going to plunge to our death in the river far below.
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Summary: The Lebanese Foreign Ministry is following up on the death of a Lebanese woman in Kuwait after she plunged to her death from an 18th story balcony last week.
A WOMAN plunged to her death as she climbed on to a roof in her underwear after drinking and taking cocaine, an inquest heard.
An inquest's just heard how a 23-year-old tourist plunged to her death off the Seven Sisters cliffs while jumping on the edge for an "extreme" selfie.
Last week, a four-year-old Indian girl plunged to her death from a high-rise apartment in Al Naba'a area at around 8am on Thursday.
Tormented Fiona Anderson, 23, made allegations about Zoe Anderson, 25, just hours before she plunged to her death.
Dubai Police have confirmed a tourist plunged to her death while staying at a hotel in Dubai.
Roger Lamb, 47, was said to have had mental health problems in the weeks leading up to the holiday to Morocco last August, in which his wife Mathilde, 43, plunged to her death.
A YOUNG student who plunged to her death from the top floor of Newcastle University has been named as Xijia Zhang.
However, she fell through a skylight and plunged to her death.
A HEARTBROKEN husband yesterday told how he watched in horror as his wife plunged to her death in Bulgaria.
A WOMAN plunged to her death from the roof of a Liverpool YMCA where she was staying, an inquest heard.
Caroline Stuttle, 19, plunged to her death from the 30ft Burnett River Bridge in the farming town of Bundaberg, 220 miles north of Queensland's state capital Brisbane, on April 10, 2002.
A MAN was being questioned by police last night after a 17-year-old girl plunged to her death from 80ft cliffs.
A 26-year-old man arrested in connection with the death of a teenage girl who plunged to her death from a seventh floor of a block of flats in Coventry has been released on bail, police said last night.