Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun corpse

1 sense of corpse

Sense 1
cadaver, corpse, stiff, clay, remains -- (the dead body of a human being; "the cadaver was intended for dissection"; "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"; "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"; "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay")
       => body, dead body -- (a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person; "they found the body in the lake")

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