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Definition of DEADS
Pronunciation : DEADS

noun : DEADS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) people who are no longer living; "they buried the dead" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense; "the dead of winter" ;

Adjective : DEADS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life; "the nerve is dead"; "a dead pallor"; "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin" ;

  • 2. (

    ) not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat; "Mars is a dead planet"; "dead soil"; "dead coals"; "the fire is dead" ;

  • 3. (

    ) very tired; "was all in at the end of the day"; "so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere"; "bushed after all that exercise"; "I'm dead after that long trip" ;

  • 4. (

    ) unerringly accurate; "a dead shot"; "took dead aim" ;

  • 5. (

    ) physically inactive; "Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range" ;

  • 6. (

    ) (followed by `to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive; "passersby were dead to our plea for help"; "numb to the cries for mercy" ;

  • 7. (

    ) devoid of physical sensation; numb; "his gums were dead from the novocain"; "she felt no discomfort as the dentist drilled her deadened tooth"; "a public desensitized by continuous television coverage of atrocities" ;

  • 8. (

    ) lacking acoustic resonance; "dead sounds characteristic of some compact discs"; "the dead wall surfaces of a recording studio" ;

  • 9. (

    ) not yielding a return; "dead capital"; "idle funds" ;

  • 10. (

    ) not circulating or flowing; "dead air"; "dead water"; "stagnant water" ;

  • 11. (

    ) not surviving in active use; "Latin is a dead language" ;

  • 12. (

    ) lacking resilience or bounce; "a dead tennis ball" ;

  • 13. (

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

  • 14. (

    ) no longer having force or relevance; "a dead issue" ;

  • 15. (

    ) the complete stoppage of an action; "came to a dead stop" ;

  • 16. (

    ) drained of electric charge; discharged; "a dead battery"; "left the lights on and came back to find the battery drained" ;

  • 17. (

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


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