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Noun: zombie  zóm-bee
  1. A dead body that has been brought back to life by a supernatural force
    - zombi, living dead
     
  2. (voodooism) a spirit or supernatural force that reanimates a dead body
    - zombi, zombi spirit, zombie spirit
     
  3. A god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indies
    - zombi, snake god
     
  4. Someone who acts or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way
    "only a zombie wouldn't have noticed";
    - automaton, zombi
     
  5. Several kinds of rum with fruit juice and usually apricot liqueur
    - zombi
     
  6. (philosophy) a hypothetical being that is physically identical in all respects to a conscious person, but is not conscious

Derived forms: zombies

Type of: anomaly, dead person, dead soul, deceased, deceased person, decedent [US], deity, departed, disembodied spirit, divinity, god, highball [N. Amer], immortal, spirit, unusual person

Encyclopedia: Zombie