dead is part of the Basic English 850.
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dead is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
dead

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
dead

Comparative
deader

Superlative
deadest

 
Dead fish
  1. Not alive.
    My brother is dead. His funeral was last week.
  2. Without power.
    The problem is a dead battery.
  3. Without feeling, numb.
    My arm is dead. I cannot feel it.

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AdverbEdit

Positive
dead

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. Exactly, completely.
    He thinks you are a woman, but you are a man. He is dead wrong.