Denizione di  zombie - dizionario di inglese del sito grammaticainglese.org - definizione traduzione e spiegazione grammaticale

Definizione monolingua zombie



zombie (plural zombies)

  1. A snake god or fetish in religions of West Africa and elsewhere.
  2. (voodoo, superstition) A person, usually undead, animated by unnatural forces (such as magic), with no soul or will of his/her own.
  3. (fiction, horror) A deceased person who becomes reanimate to attack the living.
    I shot a zombie. He was a zombie, Kenneth. The pilot was bitten before he picked us up!
  4. (figuratively) An apathetic person.
  5. (figuratively) A human being in a state of extreme mental exhaustion.
    After working for 18 hours on the computer, I was a zombie.
  6. An information worker who has signed a nondisclosure agreement.[1]
  7. (computing) A process or task which has terminated but was not removed from the list of processes, typically because it has child processes that have not yet terminated.
  8. (computing) A computer affected by malware which causes it to do whatever the attacker wants it to do without the users knowledge.
  9. A cocktail of rum and fruit juices
  10. (Canada, historical, derogatory) Nickname for a conscripted member of the Canadian military during World War II who was assigned to home defence rather than to combat in Europe.[2]
    • 1944, ""Time for Decision,"" Time (US edition), 6 Nov.,
      Had the time come to order Canadas home defense draftees—some 70,000 zombies idling at home—to battle overseas?
  11. (philosophy) A hypothetical person who lacks self awareness.

zombie f.

  1. feminine form of zombi


  1. in the manner of a zombie, zombically

Definizione italiano>inglese zombie

  the undead
  A legendary figure of a corpse reanimated by a supernatural force or a spell, with no soul and no will of its own.

Altri significati:

Traduzione 'veloce'

zombi |zombie |

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