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living dead vs dead person

dead person vs living dead

living dead and dead person both are nouns.

As nouns, dead person is a hypernym of living dead; that is, dead person is a word with a broader meaning than living dead:
  • living dead: a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force
  • dead person: someone who is no longer alive
Other hypernyms of living dead include dead soul, deceased, deceased person, decedent, departed.
living dead (noun) dead person (noun)
a dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force someone who is no longer alive

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