deceased

usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the senses shown in 2) and 3).
deceased
adjective
1. (dead) 
a. difunto 
If you could have dinner with a celebrity, alive or deceased, who would it be?Si pudieras cenar con alguna celebridad, viva o difunta, ¿quién sería?
noun
2. (dead person) 
We went to the funeral to pay our respects to the deceased's family.Asistimos al funeral para presentar nuestros respetos a la familia del difunto.
plural noun
3. (dead people) 
The Day of the Dead is a day of remembrance and prayer for the deceased.El Día de los Muertos es un día de conmemoración y oración para los difuntos.
deceased
adjective
1. (general) 
a. difunto(a) 
Noun
2. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
the deceasedel/la difunto(a)
deceased [dɪˈsiːst]
adjective
(Jur) (Police) difunto
noun
the deceased el/la difuntoadifunta;a difunta
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