What does the word dead mean?

Usage examples for dead

  1. He was glad that Ralph was dead. – In the Brooding Wild by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. He would never be dead, but he would be anything and everything else- when he was a man. – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  3. Are they all dead, Mr. Blake? – Into the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet