dead and buried
dead and gone
Definition of dead and buried
1 : no longer living : dead He's been dead and buried for 50 years. relatives long dead and gone
2 : no longer used or accepted Those old family traditions are dead and buried. The days of our childhood are dead and gone.
Word by Word Definitions
: deprived of life : no longer alive
: having the appearance of death : deathly
: lacking power to move, feel, or respond : numb
: someone who is no longer alive : one that is dead (see 1dead 1)
: the state of being dead
: the time of greatest quiet
: absolutely, utterly
: suddenly and completely
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