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Deadhead (n.)

by 1974 in sense of "devotee of the rock music band the Grateful Dead;" earlier (with lower-case) "one who rides for free on the railroads" (1866), and "non-paying spectator" (1841).

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Definitions of Deadhead from WordNet

deadhead (n.)
a nonenterprising person who is not paying his way;
the deadheads on the payroll should be eased out as fast as possible
deadhead (n.)
a train or bus or taxi traveling empty;
From wordnet.princeton.edu