Please read the sentence:
Suddenly the music stopped dead.
I can't find this use in my dictionary. Does the word mean 'completely'? And why is it put after 'stopped'?
Looking forward to hearing from you.
Thank you in advance.
It says the music stopped suddenly/absolutely
Originally Posted by jiang
• adverb 1 absolutely. 2 exactly. 3 straight; directly. (OED definition)
Thank you very much for your explanation. Now I see.
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