In its upright position, Death doesn’t represent death itself, but rather the end of one cycle and the start of another.

In the Present position of a reading, it implies that you are about to move into a new era in your life. A new person or experience awaits you and will exert some influence over your life.

This card is associated with Water and Scorpio in a wider sense, and keywords that are associated with Death are:

CBD Interpretation

Card 13. (no name): The end of something whose time has come. Cutting off past influences or attachment to dominant figures. Giving up the superfluous and keeping only the essential. Disintegration of the old gives space for the new.

Inverse: Difficulty in coping  with loss or change. A challenging period, lack of resources, disintegration. Realization of a painful truth. Does not predict future death, but may reflect anxiety about dying or the mourning of a death which has already occurred.

Message: give up what is over.