- in West Indian voodoo, a corpse brought to a state of trancelike animation and made to obey the commands of the person exercising the power
- any animated corpse, as in horror films and stories
- Slang a weird, eccentric, or unattractive person
- Informal a person considered to be like a zombie in listlessness, mechanical behavior, etc.
- an iced drink made with fruit juices, various kinds of rum, and, often, apricot brandy
Origin of zombieof African origin, originally , as in Congo zumbi, fetish