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A dead body or dead person or people - thesaurus

Synonyms

body

noun

the body of a dead person

corpse

noun

the body of a dead person

remains

noun

the body of a person or animal that has died

cadaver

noun

a dead human body

the deceased

adjective

formal a dead person or people, especially when the death or deaths were recent

the departed

adjective

mainly literaryformal a person who is dead, or people who are dead

the dead

adjective

people who are dead

mummy

noun

a dead body that has been treated with special oils and wrapped in long narrow pieces of cloth to prevent it from decaying, especially in ancient Egypt

body count

noun

the number of people killed in a battle or accident, or the process of counting them

toll

noun

mainly journalism the total number of people who have been killed or hurt

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God rest his/her soul

used for showing respect when you mention a dead person’s name

mortal remains

a dead body

stiff

noun

very informal the body of a dead person. This is an offensive way to talk about someone who is dead.

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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