Bedeutung von “dead” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /ded/

A2 not now alive:

She’s been dead for twenty years now.
There were two firefighters among the dead.

If a piece of equipment is dead, it is not working:

a dead battery
The phone suddenly went dead.

informal If a place is dead, it is too quiet and nothing interesting is happening there.

(Definition von “dead” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)