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dead–end

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adjective \ˈded-ˌend\

Definition of dead–end

  1. 1 a :  lacking opportunities especially for advancement <a dead–end job> b :  lacking an exit <a dead–end street>

  2. 2 :  unruly <dead–end kids>

dead–endedness

play \ˌded-ˈen-dəd-nəs\ noun



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dead–end

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verb \ˈded-ˈend\

Definition of dead–end

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to come to a dead end :  terminate <the road dead–ends at the lake> <the investigation dead–ended>



1944

First Known Use of dead–end

1944


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