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Spanish translation of “dead”

dead

adjective /ded/
without life; not living a dead body Throw out those dead flowers. not working and not giving any sign of being about to work
desconectado, cortado
The phone/engine is dead.
absolute or complete There was dead silence at his words He came to a dead stop. deaden verb to lessen, weaken or make less sharp, strong etc The nurse gave him an injection to deaden the pain. deadly adjective causing death a deadly poison. very great
absolutamente
He is in deadly earnest (= He is completely serious).
very dull or uninteresting
aburridísimo
What a deadly job this is.
dead end a road closed off at one end. dead-end adjective leading nowhere
sin salida
a dead-end job.
dead heat a race, or a situation happening in a race, in which two or more competitors cross the finishing line together. The race ended in a dead heat. dead language a language no longer spoken, eg Latin.
lengua muerta
deadline noun a time by which something must be done or finished Monday is the deadline for handing in this essay. deadlock noun a situation in which no further progress towards an agreement is possible
punto muerto, impasse
Talks between the two sides ended in deadlock.
to set a deadline (not dateline) for finishing a job.
(Definition of dead from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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