dead

deads

Substantiv
dead
people who are no longer living
  • "they buried the dead"
då mörker och kyla är som värst
  • "the dead of winter"


dead

Substantiv

dead

Adjektiv
Not surviving in active use ;drained of electric charge; discharged ; no longer having force or relevance; no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life lacking acoustic resonance.
  • "Mars is a dead planet"
  • "Latin is a dead language"
  • "a dead battery"
  • "a dead issue"
  • "the nerve is dead"
  • "a dead pallor"
  • "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"
  • "dead sounds characteristic of some compact discs"
  • "the dead wall surfaces of a recording studio"
  • "dead stones"

Synonymer

Not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat.
  • "dead coals"
  • "dead soil"
  • "a dead battery"

Synonymer

unerringly accurate
  • "took dead aim"
  • "a dead shot"

Synonymer

physically inactive
  • "The fire is dead"
  • "Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range"
  • "dead leaves"

Synonymer

  • Svenska
  • kav [ meteorologi ]
  • "a dead colour"
  • "A dead piece of silk"

Synonymer

devoid of physical sensation; numb
  • "she felt no discomfort as the dentist drilled her deadened tooth"
  • "His gums were dead from the novocain"

Synonymer

not yielding a return
  • "dead capital"

Synonymer

  • "dead soil"

Synonymer

out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown
  • "the motor is dead"
  • "a dead telephone line"

Synonymer

lacking resilience or bounce
  • "a dead tennis ball"
no longer in force or use; inactive
  • "a defunct (or dead) law"

Synonymer

lacking animation or excitement or activity
  • "the party being dead we left early"

Synonymer

devoid of activity;
  • ""this is a dead town; nothing ever happens here""

Synonymer

dead

Adverb

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