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Definition 1: someone who is no longer alive - [noun denoting person]

Samples where deceased or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I wonder what the dead person would have done

Synonyms for deceased in the sense of this definition

(deceased is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of deceased ) an inhabitant of Hell

"his roar made the infernals quake"

(... is a kind of deceased ) a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force

(... is an instance of deceased) the person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb; this miracle caused the enemies of Jesus to begin the plan to put him to death

(... is a member of deceased) people who are no longer living

"they buried the dead"

Definition 2: dead - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where deceased or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he is deceased
  • our dear departed friend

Synonyms for deceased in the sense of this definition

(deceased is similar to ...) no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life

"the nerve is dead" "a dead pallor" "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"

(deceased is used in the usage domain ...) an inoffensive or indirect expression that is substituted for one that is considered offensive or too harsh

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