= загѝвам гл.
1. perish, die; be/get killed; (при катастрофа и) die/be killed in an accident; ~ млад die in o.’s prime; ~ от глад/студ perish from starvation/cold; много хора загинаха a great many lives were lost, there was a great loss of life;
2. прен. totter, be near ruin; go to rack and ruin; go to the dogs; ~ от работа break o.’s back with work, work o.s. to a frazzle.