HyperDic: departed

English > 3 senses of the word departed:
ADJECTIVEalldeparted, bygone, bypast, foregone, gonewell in the past
alldeparted, asleep, at peace, at rest, deceased, gonedead
NOUNperson departed, dead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedentsomeone who is no longer alive
departed > pronunciation
Soundsdihpaa'rtahd; dihpaa'rtihd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wounded: 365 rhymes with ahd...
abbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > departed: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningWell in the past; former.
Example "relics of a departed era"
Synonymsbygone, bypast, foregone, gone
BroaderpastEarlier than the present time
English > departed: 3 senses > adjective 2
Example "our dear departed friend"
Synonymsasleep, at peace, at rest, deceased, gone
Broaderdeadno longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life
Usage ofeuphemismAn inoffensive or indirect expression that is substituted for one that is considered offensive or too harsh
Spanishdifunto, fallecido, muerto
Catalandifunt, mort
Nounsdepartedsomeone who is no longer alive
English > departed: 3 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who is no longer alive.
Synonymsdead person, dead soul, deceased person, deceased, decedent
InstancesLazarusThe person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb
Member ofdeadPeople who are no longer living
NarrowerinfernalAn inhabitant of Hell
zombi, zombie, living deadA dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishdifunta, difunto, extinta, extinto, fallecida, fallecido, muerta, muerto
Catalandifunta, difunt, finada, finat, morta, mort

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