Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective No longer living but supernaturally animated, as a zombie.

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  • adjective Pertaining to a corpse, though having qualities of life.
  • adjective Being animate, though non-living.
  • noun usually preceded by "the" Those creatures which are dead yet still moving.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ dead

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