As he himself once put it, the statute of limitations on his silence has expired.
But by the end of 2008, the trades had “lost substantially all of their value,” and expired worthless during the course of 2011.
Shortly after they were married in 2003, Kenney was deported back to the continent because his student visa had expired.
c.1400, "to die," from Middle French expirer (12c.) "expire, elapse," from Latin expirare/exspirare "breathe out, breathe one's last, die," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + spirare "to breathe" (see spirit). "Die" is the older sense in English; that of "breathe out" is first attested 1580s. Of laws, patents, treaties, etc., mid-15c. Related: Expired; expiring.
expire ex·pire (ĭk-spīr')
v. ex·pired, ex·pir·ing, ex·pires
To breathe one's last breath; die.