NOT ALIVE › 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.456
EQUIPMENT › If a piece of equipment is dead, it is not working.
işe yaramaz, bitmiş a dead battery The phone suddenly went dead.2503
QUIET informal › If a place is dead, it is too quiet and nothing interesting is happening there.
(yer, mekân) hareketsiz, cansız, sessiz, durgun, ölü1070
COMPLETE [always before noun] › complete
büsbütün, tam We waited in dead silence as the votes were counted.1922
BODY mainly UK › If part of your body is dead, you cannot feel it.
hissiz, uyuşmuş (vücudun bir bölümü) My arm's gone dead.1078
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.1184
drop dead informal › to die very suddenly
ansızın ölmek, hayatını kaybetmek, göçüp gitmek456