usage: 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. dead (vs. live), extinct, out(predicate), lifeless, out of play(predicate), extinct
usage: 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. all in(predicate), beat(predicate), bushed(predicate), dead(predicate), tired (vs. rested)
usage: 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. dead, precise (vs. imprecise)
usage: unerringly accurate; "a dead shot"; "took dead aim"
5. dead, extinct (vs. active)
usage: physically inactive; "Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range"
usage: (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. dead, deadened, insensitive (vs. sensitive)
usage: 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"
usage: complete; "came to a dead stop"; "utter seriousness"
16. dead, drained, uncharged (vs. charged)
usage: drained of electric charge; discharged; "a dead battery"; "left the lights on and came back to find the battery drained"
17. dead, inactive (vs. active)
usage: devoid of activity; "this is a dead town; nothing ever happens here"
1. abruptly, suddenly, short, dead
usage: quickly and without warning; "he stopped suddenly"
2. absolutely, perfectly, utterly, dead
usage: completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers; "an absolutely magnificent painting"; "a perfectly idiotic idea"; "you're perfectly right"; "utterly miserable"; "you can be dead sure of my innocence"; "was dead tired"; "dead right"