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Translation of "dead" - English-Turkish dictionary

dead

adjective     /ded/
NOT ALIVE
A2 not now alive ölü, ölmüş, cansız She's been dead for 20 years now. He was shot dead by a masked intruder. There were three children among the dead.Death and dying
EQUIPMENT
B2 If a piece of equipment is dead, it is not working. işe yaramaz, bitmiş a dead battery The phone suddenly went dead.Not functioning
QUIET informal
C2 If a place is dead, it is too quiet and nothing interesting is happening there. (yer, mekân) hareketsiz, cansız, sessiz, durgun, ölü Tedious and uninspiring
COMPLETE [always before noun]
C2 complete büsbütün, tam We waited in dead silence as the votes were counted.Complete and wholeVery and extreme
BODY mainly UK
If part of your body is dead, you cannot feel it. hissiz, uyuşmuş (vücudun bir bölümü) My arm's gone dead.Touching and feelingShowing affection
wouldn't be caught/seen dead informal
If someone wouldn't be caught dead in a place or doing something, they would never go there or do it, usually because it would be too embarrassing. bir şeyi çok utanç vereceğini düşünerek yapmamak veya oraya gitmemek ('ölürümde yapmam!' manasında) [+ doing sth] I wouldn't be caught dead wearing a bikini.Yes, no and not
drop dead informal
C2 to die very suddenly ansızın ölmek, hayatını kaybetmek, göçüp gitmek Death and dying
(Definition of dead adjective from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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