estar muerto

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estar muerto(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to be without life)
a. to be dead
Cuando la ambulancia llegó al hospital, el hombre ya estaba muerto.When the ambulance arrived at the hospital, the man was already dead.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be very tired)
a. to be exhausted
Conseguí acabar el maratón, pero después estaba muerto.I managed to finish the marathon, but I was exhausted afterward.
b. to be dead
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Estoy muerto después de ese entrenamiento.I'm dead after that workout!
c. to be pooped
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Que día más largo! ¡Estoy muerta!That was a long day! I'm pooped!
d. to be knackered
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
¡Estoy muerto después de esa caminata!I'm knackered after that walk!
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