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Main Entry: 1dead
Function: adjective 1: deprived of life : no longer alive 2 a: having the appearance of death : DEATHLY <in a dead faint> b: 1NUMB 1 c: very tired <the trip was really tiring; I'm dead> d: not reacting : INSENSITIVE <dead to pity> e: burned out : grown cold <dead coals> 3 a: not naturally having life : INANIMATE <dead matter> b: no longer producing or functioning <dead battery> 4 a: no longer in use or effect : OBSOLETE <dead language> b: no longer active : EXTINCT <dead volcano> c: not lively <dead party> d: lacking in commercial activity : QUIETe: lacking spring <dead tennis ball> f: being out of action or out of use <a dead telephone line> g: being out of play <a dead ball> 5: not running or circulating : STAGNANT <dead air> 6 a: absolutely uniform <the dead level of the prairie> b: UNERRING, EXACT <a dead shot> <dead center of the target> c: being sudden and complete <a dead stop> - deadĚnessnoun - over one's dead body: only by overcoming one's utter and determined resistance