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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of dead weight

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of dead weight:
/dɛd wejt/

Derived Form of dead

noun
plural: deads
adjective
comparitive: deader
superlative: deadest
Noun
1
people who are no longer living
  1. they buried the dead
Antonymsliving,
Hyponymsslain,
Hypernymspeople,
Partsdead person, dead soul, deceased, deceased person, decedent, departed,
Type ofpeople,
Typesslain,
2
a time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense
  1. the dead of winter
Hypernymstime,
Type oftime,
Adjective
1
no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life
  1. the nerve is dead
  2. a dead pallor
  3. he was marked as a dead man by the assassin
Antonymsalive,
See alsoaliveness, animation, life, living, vitality,
Similarasleep, assassinated, at peace, at rest, bloodless, brain dead, breathless, cold, d.o.a., deathlike, deathly, deceased, defunct, departed, doomed, exanimate, executed, exsanguine, exsanguinous, fallen, gone, inanimate, late, lifeless, murdered, nonviable, pulseless, slain, stillborn, stone-dead,
2
not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat
  1. Mars is a dead planet
  2. dead soil
  3. dead coals
  4. the fire is dead
Antonymslive,
See alsodeadly,
Similarbarren, extinct, lifeless, out, out of play,
3
very tired
Synonymsall in, beat, bushed,
Similartired,
4
unerringly accurate
Similarprecise,
5
physically inactive
Similarextinct, inactive,
6
total
Synonymsutter,
Similarabsolute,
7
not endowed with life
Synonymsinanimate, nonliving,
See alsoaliveness, animateness, liveness,
Similarnonconscious,
8
(followed by 'to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive
Synonymsnumb,
Similarinsensitive,
9
devoid of physical sensation; numb
Synonymsdeadened,
Similarinsensitive,
10
lacking acoustic resonance
Similarnonresonant, unreverberant,
11
not yielding a return
Synonymsidle,
Similarunprofitable,
12
not circulating or flowing
Synonymsstagnant,
Similarstanding,
13
out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown
Similarmalfunctioning, nonfunctional,
14
not surviving in active use
Similarextinct, nonextant,
15
lacking resilience or bounce
Similarinelastic,
16
no longer in force or use; inactive
Synonymsdefunct,
Similarinoperative,
17
no longer having force or relevance
Similarnoncurrent,
18
sudden and complete
Similarcomplete,
19
drained of electric charge; discharged
Synonymsdrained,
Similaruncharged,
20
lacking animation or excitement or activity
Synonymslifeless,
Similarunanimated,
21
devoid of activity
Similarinactive,
Adjective satellite
1
very tired
  1. was all in at the end of the day
  2. so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere
  3. bushed after all that exercise
  4. I'm dead after that long trip
Synonymsall in, beat, bushed,
2
unerringly accurate
  1. a dead shot
  2. took dead aim
3
physically inactive
  1. Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range
4
(followed by `to') not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive
  1. passersby were dead to our plea for help
  2. numb to the cries for mercy
Synonymsnumb,
5
devoid of physical sensation; numb
  1. his gums were dead from the novocain
  2. she felt no discomfort as the dentist drilled her deadened tooth
  3. a public desensitized by continuous television coverage of atrocities
Synonymsdeadened,
6
lacking acoustic resonance
  1. dead sounds characteristic of some compact discs
  2. the dead wall surfaces of a recording studio
7
not yielding a return
  1. dead capital
  2. idle funds
Synonymsidle,
8
not circulating or flowing
  1. dead air
  2. dead water
  3. stagnant water
Synonymsstagnant,
9
not surviving in active use
  1. Latin is a dead language
10
lacking resilience or bounce
  1. a dead tennis ball
11
out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown
  1. a dead telephone line
  2. the motor is dead
12
no longer having force or relevance
  1. a dead issue
13
complete
  1. came to a dead stop
  2. utter seriousness
Synonymsutter,
14
drained of electric charge; discharged
  1. a dead battery
  2. left the lights on and came back to find the battery drained
Synonymsdrained,
15
devoid of activity
  1. this is a dead town; nothing ever happens here
Adverb
1
quickly and without warning
  1. he stopped suddenly
Synonymsabruptly, suddenly, short,
2
completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers
  1. an absolutely magnificent painting
  2. a perfectly idiotic idea
  3. you're perfectly right
  4. utterly miserable
  5. you can be dead sure of my innocence
  6. was dead tired
  7. dead right
Synonymsabsolutely, perfectly, utterly,

Derived Form of weight

noun
plural: weights
verb
third person: weights
past: weighted
past participle: weighted
present participle: weighting
Noun
1
the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity
Hyponymsbody weight, dead weight, heaviness, lightness, poundage, tare, throw-weight,
Hypernymsphysical property,
Type ofphysical property,
Typesbody weight, dead weight, heaviness, lightness, poundage, throw-weight, weightiness, weightlessness,
See alsoheavy, light,
2
sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
Synonymsfree weight, exercising weight,
Hyponymsbarbell, dumbbell,
Hypernymssports equipment,
3
the relative importance granted to something
  1. his opinion carries great weight
  2. the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed
Synonymsweightiness,
Hypernymsimportance,
Type ofimportance,
4
an artifact that is heavy
Hyponymsbob, counterweight, load, makeweight, paperweight, sinker,
Hypernymsartifact,
Type ofartefact, artifact,
Typesbalance, bob, burden, counterbalance, counterpoise, counterweight, equaliser, equalizer, load, loading, makeweight, paperweight, sinker,
5
an oppressive feeling of heavy force
  1. bowed down by the weight of responsibility
Hypernymsoppression,
Type ofoppression, oppressiveness,
6
a system of units used to express the weight of something
Synonymssystem of weights,
Hyponymsavoirdupois, troy,
Hypernymssystem of measurement,
Type ofmetric, system of measurement,
Typesavoirdupois, avoirdupois weight, troy, troy weight,
7
a unit used to measure weight
  1. he placed two weights in the scale pan
Synonymsweight unit,
Hyponymsapothecaries' unit, arroba, catty, crith, frail, last, maund, obolus, oka, picul, pood, rotl, tael, tod, troy unit, welterweight,
Hypernymsunit of measurement,
Type ofunit, unit of measurement,
Typesapothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight, arroba, cattie, catty, crith, frail, last, maund, obolus, oka, picul, pood, rotl, tael, tod, troy unit, welterweight,
8
(statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance
Synonymsweighting,
Hypernymscoefficient,
Type ofcoefficient,
9
sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; a weight that is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
Synonymsexercising weight, free weight,
Type ofsporting goods, sports equipment,
Typesbarbell, dumbbell,
Verb
1
weight down with a load
Synonymsburden, burthen, weight down,
Antonymsunburden,
Hyponymsoverburden, plumb, saddle,
Hypernymscharge,
Type ofcharge,
Typesoverburden, plumb, saddle,
2
present with a bias
  1. He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders
Synonymsslant, angle,
Hypernymsbias,
Type ofbias, predetermine,

dead weight on Youtube

  1. And not only is it just dead weight it would probably also get stuck in the rocket engine and start building up
  2. not needing to lug around a lot of dead weight
  3. autos simply didn't need the dead weight.
  4. Royce recognizes that he's dead weight, and even after Edwin tries to pass off Nikolai's family as his own
  5. Come on Brett. You're Leaving me? If you came to Zumba more often you wouldn't be such dead weight
  6. In an installment that trims all the dead weight off the franchise.
  7. Rick manages a dead weight machine that can apply 4,448,222 newtons.
  8. of its own dead weight, the climatistas have ratcheted up new levels of bad faith and grasping
  9. 62 nanograms is all it takes to make you dead, about the same weight as 62 of your body's cells.
  10. carrying around an unconscious Ponzu is unneeded dead weight
  11. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  12. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  13. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  14. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  15. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  16. He preferred to attribute it to the dead weight of instinct which he could not step over, again through weakness and meanness. He looked at his fellow prisoners and was amazed to see how they all loved life and prized it. It seemed to him that
  17. So that is way overkill and and I'm just lugging around dead weight
  18. The structure of the buoys, ballasted with a dead weight of 3,000 kg,
  19. Let the weight of our dead embolden you.
  20. -He's dead weight, a lemming. -It's just words.