Origin of undead
Examples from the Web for undead
Meanwhile, Only Lovers Left Alive uses the city as a character as undead and ghostly as its human leads.Can Hollywood Rejuvenate Detroit and America’s Bankrupt Cities?|David Levesley|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With a force as essentially repetitive as the undead, changing locations (and plots) gives the show life.What ‘The Walking Dead’ Can Learn From ‘World War Z’|Melissa Leon|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While Maggie, Daryl, Sasha and the others frantically chip away at the undead swarm, Rick hesitates.The Walking Dead ‘Infected’ Recap: There Will Be Exploding Faces|Melissa Leon|October 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His centuries-old lover, Eve (Tilda Swinton), lives out in Tangiers, and has a more positive outlook on the undead life.Tom Hiddleston On His Rocker-Vampire in ‘Only Lovers Left Alive,’ ‘Thor 2,’ and ‘Avengers 2’|Marlow Stern|September 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For the most part, undead Canadians reject the violent methods of the more militant zombies.
They seemed to watch her with the awful patience of the undead.Shadows in the Moonlight|Robert E. Howard
Usually some of our captives live from full moon to full moon before they become like those of the galley—the undead.
She reached the first of the undead, and Cliff saw light glint on a knife-blade.
Give them outsized, bat-adorned tools and get them to play at construction activity in thumpy, undead pantomime.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom|Cory Doctorow
At the doleful, soothing sound the undead halted in their tracks; halted—and melted into nothingness before his eyes!
British Dictionary definitions for undead
- (of a fictional being, such as a vampire) technically dead but reanimated
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the undead