death's-head (n.) Old form(s): deaths head , Deaths-head
skull, memento mori
2H4 II.iv.229[Falstaff to Doll] do not speak like a death's-head; do not bid me remember mine end
MV I.ii.48[Portia to Nerissa] I had rather be married to a death's-head
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