Dead vs Death vs Died Meanings
We use dead as an adjective.
I saw a dead bird lying in its cage.
As the battery is dead, we won’t be able to use the flashlight.
It’s the past participle form of the verb die.
My grandfather died seven years ago.
Since the hurricane hit the city two days ago, 50 people died.
Tommy died in a plane crash last year.
It is used as a noun meaning opposite of alive.
After his wife's death, he secluded himself in the desert of Arabia.
Quick ExerciseChoose dead, died, or death.