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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

no longer alive or active; no longer in use or operation; exact; the darkest, coldest time; dead persons; completely; directly

Usage examples (34)
  • Lily felt half-dead with fatigue before she started:
  • I've only got my father's father, and he's half-dead.
  • He gestured and the half-dead fire flared into an inferno.
  • “You know what I call a half-dead lawyer?” the voice asked. for more
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