Definition of Deader

1. Adjective. (context: figuratively humorous) (comparative of dead); or at least more evidently dead. ¹



2. Noun. (context: figurative or humorous informal) One who is deceased, or will shortly become so. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Deader

1. dead [adj] - See also: dead

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Deader

deadener
deadeners
deadening
deadeningly
deadenings
deadens
deadenylase
deadenylases
deadenylate
deadenylated
deadenylates
deadenylating
deadenylation
deadenylations
deadenylylation
deader (current term)
deaders
deadest
deadeye
deadeyes
deadfall
deadfalls
deadhead
deadheaded
deadheading
deadheads
deadhearted
deadheartedness
deadhouse
deadhouses

Literary usage of Deader

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1. Salt-water Ballads by John Masefield (1915)
"'He's deader 'n nails,' said Dan to Tom, ' 'n' I wish his sperrit j'y; He spat straight 'n' he steered true, but listen to me, say I, Take 'n' cover 'n' ..."

2. Helen's Babies: With Some Account of Their Ways Innocent, Crafty, Angelic by John Habberton (1876)
"Among others was the word " deader," whose meaning I could not imagine. ... What could deader mean ? " Oh, here it is right in front of us," cried Budge, ..."

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