Definition of "corpse" []

  • A dead body, especially the dead body of a human. (noun)
  • A dead body, esp of a human being; cadaver (noun)

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  • To laugh or cause to laugh involuntarily or inopportunely while on stage (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "corpse" in a sentence
  • "The term corpse-run does sounds like a penalty while, IMO, item-recovery sounds a gameplay that is an added dimesion of a particular MMORPG."
  • "All the Windwracked Stars started with Muire finding a corpse is an alley, which is now the start of chapter two, while chapter one is a different time and place alltogether -- well, you'll see soon enough."
  • "That was a dead man sprawling there -- what you call a corpse, a bleeding carcass."