Dead

  • (adv): Quickly and without warning.
    Synonyms: abruptly, suddenly, short
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on dead:

Dead Prez
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Kasumi (Dead Or Alive) - Promotion and Merchandise
... Factory, Kotobukiya, and Takara, as well as one bundled with a special edition of Dead or Alive Paradise for the PlayStation Portable ... a PSP protective cover, special "3D breasts" mousepad and a similar mug, trading cards, a Dead or Alive 5 arcade stick by Hori decorated with a graphic of Ayane and Kasumi (available in two ... in the iPhone digital clock application Bijin Tokei and a Dead or Alive talking clock, which was bundled with a figure of either her or Ayane ...
Himalayan Vulture - Behaviour and Ecology
... Flocks may follow grazers up the mountains in their search for dead animals ... On the Tibetan Plateau 64% of their diet is obtained from dead domestic yak ... They feed on old carcasses sometimes waiting a couple of days near a dead animal ...
New Ireland Province - Culture
... Malagan is also an art where the dead are remembered through the various depictions that are carved on Malagan masks ... The Malagan masks have a symbolic meaning as the dead must be remembered through the masks and ceremonies ... means of capturing the spirits of recent dead relatives or clan members ...
Kasumi (Dead Or Alive)
... also written as 霞, meaning "mist") is a player character and the lead protagonist in the Dead or Alive fighting game series by Team Ninja and Tecmo (Tecmo Koei) ... by Devon Aoki as one of the main characters in the film DOA Dead or Alive ... Kasumi has served as the main character of the Dead or Alive franchise since its premiere in 1996 and was the official protagonist in the first two main ...

More definitions of "dead":

  • (adj): No longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life.
    Example: "The nerve is dead"; "a dead pallor"; "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"
  • (noun): A time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense.
    Example: "The dead of winter"
  • (adj): Drained of electric charge; discharged.
    Example: "A dead battery"
    Synonyms: drained
  • (adj): Not surviving in active use.
    Example: "Latin is a dead language"
  • (adj): Out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown.
    Example: "A dead telephone line"; "the motor is dead"
  • (adj): Lacking acoustic resonance.
    Example: "Dead sounds characteristic of some compact discs"; "the dead wall surfaces of a recording studio"
  • (adj): (followed by 'to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive.
    Example: "Passersby were dead to our plea for help"
    Synonyms: numb
  • (adj): Not circulating or flowing.
    Example: "Dead air"; "dead water"
    Synonyms: stagnant
  • (adj): Sudden and complete.
    Example: "Came to a dead stop"
  • (adv): Completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers.
    Example: "You can be dead sure of my innocence"; "was dead tired"; "dead right"
    Synonyms: absolutely, perfectly, utterly
  • (adj): Total.
    Example: "Dead silence"
    Synonyms: utter
  • (adj): Not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat.
    Example: "Mars is a dead planet"; "a dead battery"; "dead soil"; "dead coals"; "the fire is dead"
  • (adj): Very tired.
    Example: "I'm dead after that long trip"
    Synonyms: all in, beat, bushed
  • (adj): Unerringly accurate.
    Example: "A dead shot"; "took dead aim"
  • (noun): People who are no longer living.
    Example: "They buried the dead"
  • (adj): Devoid of activity.
    Example: "This is a dead town; nothing ever happens here"
  • (adj): Physically inactive.
    Example: "Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range"
  • (adj): No longer having force or relevance.
    Example: "A dead issue"
  • (adj): Lacking resilience or bounce.
    Example: "A dead tennis ball"
  • (adj): No longer in force or use; inactive.
    Synonyms: defunct
  • (adj): Lacking animation or excitement or activity.
    Example: "The party being dead we left early"
    Synonyms: lifeless
  • (adj): Not yielding a return.
    Example: "Dead capital"
    Synonyms: idle
  • (adj): Devoid of physical sensation; numb.
    Example: "His gums were dead from the novocain"
    Synonyms: deadened

Famous quotes containing the word dead:

    Either he’s dead or my watch has stopped.
    Groucho Marx (1895–1977)

    We never become really and genuinely our entire and honest selves until we are dead—and not then until we have been dead years and years. People ought to start dead and then they would be honest so much earlier.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)