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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defaulter, deadbeat(noun)

    someone who fails to meet a financial obligation


  1. deadbeat(Noun)

    a lazy person

  2. deadbeat(Noun)

    a person who defaults on his debts

  3. deadbeat(Adjective)

    having a damped needle that stops without oscillation

  4. deadbeat(Adjective)

    defaulting on one's debts

  5. deadbeat(Adjective)

    defeated or exhausted

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deadbeat(adj)

    making a beat without recoil; giving indications by a single beat or excursion; -- said of galvanometers and other instruments in which the needle or index moves to the extent of its deflection and stops with little or no further oscillation


  1. Deadbeat

    Deadbeat is the stage name of Scott Montieth, a Canadian electronica musician. Originally from Kitchener, Ontario, Montieth currently works and lives in Berlin. In addition to his recordings as Deadbeat, Montieth also performs with Steve Beaupré in the duo Crackhaus. Pop singer Athésia appeared as a guest vocalist on Deadbeat's 2005 album New World Observer.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    One who makes a soft living by sponging it.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deadbeat in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deadbeat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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