Adjective ou Adjetivo
1. a. Deprived of life; -- opposed to alive and living; reduced to that state of a being in which the organs of motion and life have irrevocably ceased to perform their functions; as, a dead tree; a dead man.
2. a. Destitute of life; inanimate; as, dead matter.
3. a. Resembling death in appearance or quality; without show of life; deathlike; as, a dead sleep.
4. a. Still as death; motionless; inactive; useless; as, dead calm; a dead load or weight.
5. a. So constructed as not to transmit sound; soundless; as, a dead floor.
6. a. Unproductive; bringing no gain; unprofitable; as, dead capital; dead stock in trade.
7. a. Lacking spirit; dull; lusterless; cheerless; as, dead eye; dead fire; dead color, etc.
8. a. Monotonous or unvaried; as, a dead level or pain; a dead wall.
9. a. Sure as death; unerring; fixed; complete; as, a dead shot; a dead certainty.
10. a. Bringing death; deadly.
11. a. Wanting in religious spirit and vitality; as, dead faith; dead works.
12. a. Flat; without gloss; -- said of painting which has been applied purposely to have this effect.
13. a. Not brilliant; not rich; thus, brown is a dead color, as compared with crimson.
14. a. Cut off from the rights of a citizen; deprived of the power of enjoying the rights of property; as, one banished or becoming a monk is civilly dead.
15. a. Not imparting motion or power; as, the dead spindle of a lathe, etc. See Spindle.
16. adv. To a degree resembling death; to the last degree; completely; wholly.
17. n. The most quiet or deathlike time; the period of profoundest repose, inertness, or gloom; as, the dead of winter.
18. n. One who is dead; -- commonly used collectively.
19. v. t. To make dead; to deaden; to deprive of life, force, or vigor.
20. v. i. To die; to lose life or force
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But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but a dead man, for the woman which thou hast taken; for she is a man's wife.
And Abraham stood up from before his dead, and spake unto the sons of Heth, saying,
I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.