dead adjective (NOT LIVING)
A2 not now living死的，死亡的，去世的
She's been dead for 20 years now. 到现在她已经去世20年了。
- The president has sent a message of sympathy to the relatives of the dead soldiers.
- In the autumn I rake up the dead leaves.
- Forensic examination revealed a large quantity of poison in the dead man's stomach.
- An ambulance crew was called to his home, but he was dead by the time they arrived.
- The horse lay motionless on the ground, as if dead.