Adjective "deadset" definition and examples

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Definitions

1. firmly decided or determined; resolved: His family was dead set against the marriage. noun

2. a serious or determined attempt; firm effort: He made a dead set at winning the championship.

3. Hunting. the stiff posture assumed by a hunting dog in indicating the presence and location of game.

More examples(as adjective)

"executives can be deadset."

Origin

(dead set)