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dead

Pronunciation: /ded/

Translation of dead in French:

n

  • 1the dead les morts (mpl)
  • 2at dead of night en pleine nuit in the dead of winter en plein hiver

adj

  • mort/-e the dead man/woman le mort/la morte a dead body un cadavre to drop (down) dead tomber raide mort/-e the phone went dead la ligne a été coupée

adv

  • (BrE) [certain, straight] absolument dead on time pile [fam] à l'heure dead easy [fam] simple comme bonjour [fam] they were dead lucky! [fam] ils ont eu du pot! [fam] dead tired [fam] crevé/-e [fam], claqué/-e [fam] to be dead set on doing être tout à fait décidé/-e à faire to stop dead s'arrêter net

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