Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Dead"

The meaning of "Dead" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I’m dead tired. mean?
A: Super tired, cannot function
Q: What does dead simple mean?
A: It couldn’t be anymore simple than it already is
Q: What does dead wrong mean?
A: Extremely wrong. You can put ‘dead’ next to a lot of words to add emphasis. However it is an informal way of speaking
Q: What does He's so dead. mean?
A: It means he is going to get in trouble. Someone is going to be very mad at him.
Or he is trying to do something far above his skill level, and he is obviously going to fail.
Q: What does better off dead mean?
A: It means it would be better to die than to do something.

"It would suck to be kidnapped by the enemy. You'd be better off dead."

You can use it for emphasis though. You can say it to make it clear that you don't want to do something. "Work for you? I'd be better off dead!"

Example sentences using "Dead"

Q: Please show me example sentences with dead.
A: Well there is the obvious ¨My dog is dead¨but if a woman is extremely attractive we might say ¨She is drop dead gorgeous¨ Then there is ¨dead drunk¨meaning very drunk and ¨a dead ringer¨is if someone looks almost identical to someone else. If you are correct about something you could be ¨dead right¨. If you are extremely tired you might be ¨dead on your feet¨. If your phone has no more charge you could say ¨My phone is dead¨. The same sense can be used for a car battery or even the car itself. In the case of the phone or battery, they can be recharged (but we don´t say they are alive) but if your car is dead you might as well have it towed to the junk yard. I am sure there are lots more expression but those are ¨off the top of my head¨.
Q: Please show me example sentences with dead.
A: (morto)
-My father is dead.
-The whole army is dead.
Also used when someone laughs a lot - "I'm dead".
Q: Please show me example sentences with I'm dead serious.
A: -Look, take all my words in now, I'm dead serious!
-This is a matter of life or death, I'm dead serious man!
-We win that loterry to New York! I'm dead serious!
Q: Please show me example sentences with dead against.
A: My family were dead against me taking a year off work

Synonyms of "Dead" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between dead and deceased
deseased ?
A: They're synonymous. The only difference, I would say, is that "deceased" is softer and more respectful than "dead".
Q: What is the difference between dead and die ?
A: Dead is a state of being
Die is an action


He is dead..
The fish is dead.

Did he die?
I saw the fish die.

Q: What is the difference between dead and died ?
A: "Dead" is an Adjective,
Death is a Noun,
Die is a Verb,
"Died" is the past tense of the verb Die.

Adjective (a descriptive word)
Noun (a naming word)
Verb (an action word)
Q: What is the difference between dead and death and die ?
A: Die is verb
-he died from old age
Dead is adjective
-the plant is dead because no one water it
Death is noun
-his father's death makes him sad
Q: What is the difference between dead and lifeless ?
A: "Dead" means no longer living.
"Lifeless" means it doesn't look like it's living.

Translations of "Dead"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? dead
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? you’re dead right
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? dead and deadly
A: Dead = the absense of life, to cease living.

Deadly = somthing that is life threatening, potentially lethal.

Other questions about "Dead"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce you're already dead to me.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce that and dead.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce dead and that.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce dead.
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Q: Indeed dead Does this sound natural?
A: Oh! Haha.

There are two ways you can pronounce this. You can pronounce the last "d" in "indeed" or leave it out entirely because "dead" also starts with a "d."

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