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We found 53 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word dead:
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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. dead, the dead: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. dead: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. dead: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. dead: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. dead: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. dead, dead, dead: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Dead, dead: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. dead, the dead: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. dead: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. dead: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. dead: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. dead: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. dead, the dead: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. dead: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Dead, dead: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. dead: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. dead, dead: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. DEAD, Dead (Madison Beer song), Dead (My Chemical Romance song), Dead (Obituary album), Dead (Young Fathers album), Dead (disambiguation), Dead (musician), Dead, The Dead (American Horror Story), The Dead (Higson novel), The Dead (Kracht novel), The Dead (band), The Dead (disambiguation), The Dead (poem), The Dead (short story), The Dead, The dead: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Dead: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. dead: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. dead: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. dead: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. dead: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. DEAD: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  25. DEAD: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. Dead, Dead, Dead: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. dead: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. dead: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  29. dead: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  30. dead: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  31. dead: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  32. dead: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. DEAD: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  2. Dead: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. DEAD: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. dead: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. dead: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. dead: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. dead: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. dead: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. dead: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. Dead: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. DEAD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. dead: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. dead: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]
  2. Dead: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  3. dead: The Folk File [home, info]
  4. Dead: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Dead: Dan's Poker [home, info]
  2. dead: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  3. Dead: Sports Definitions [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (dead)

noun:  people who are no longer living ("They buried the dead")
noun:  a time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense ("The dead of winter")
adjective:  unerringly accurate ("A dead shot")
adjective:  not yielding a return ("Dead capital")
adjective:  lacking acoustic resonance ("Dead sounds characteristic of some compact discs")
adjective:  devoid of physical sensation; numb ("His gums were dead from the novocain")
adjective:  devoid of activity ("This is a dead town")
adjective:  physically inactive ("Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range")
adjective:  no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life ("The nerve is dead")
adjective:  not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat ("Mars is a dead planet")
adjective:  lacking animation or excitement or activity ("The party being dead we left early")
adjective:  drained of electric charge; discharged ("A dead battery")
adjective:  no longer having force or relevance ("A dead issue")
adjective:  no longer in force or use; inactive ("A defunct (or dead) law")
adjective:  lacking resilience or bounce ("A dead tennis ball")
adjective:  not surviving in active use ("Latin is a dead language")
adjective:  out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown ("A dead telephone line")
adjective:  not endowed with life ("Dead stones")
adverb:  completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers ("You can be dead sure of my innocence")
adverb:  quickly and without warning

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