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deathly definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: having the physical appearance of death; "a deathly pallor" [syn: deathlike, deathly]
2: causing or capable of causing death; "a fatal accident"; "a deadly enemy"; "mortal combat"; "a mortal illness" [syn: deadly, deathly, mortal] adv
1: to a degree resembling death; "he was deathly pale"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: before 12th century 1. fatal 2. of, relating to, or suggestive of death <a deathly pallor> deathly adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. & adv. --adj. (deathlier, deathliest) suggestive of death (deathly silence). --adv. in a deathly way (deathly pale).

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Deathly Death"ly, a. Deadly; fatal; mortal; destructive.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Deathly Death"ly, adv. Deadly; as, deathly pale or sick.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. If you say that someone is deathly pale or deathly still, you are emphasizing that they are very pale or still, like a dead person. (LITERARY) Bernadette turned deathly pale... ADV: ADV adj [emphasis] 2. If you say that there is a deathly silence or a deathly hush, you are emphasizing that it is very quiet. (LITERARY) A deathly silence hung over the square. ADJ: ADJ n [emphasis]

Moby Thesaurus

a la mort, abominably, agonizingly, appalling, awfully, baldly, balefully, baneful, bitterly, blatantly, blue, brashly, brutal, cadaverous, confoundedly, corpselike, cruelly, damnably, dead, deadened, deadly, death-bringing, deathful, deathlike, deathly pale, destructive, deucedly, distressingly, dolorously, dreadful, dreadfully, eerie, egregiously, excessively, excruciatingly, exorbitantly, extravagantly, fatal, feral, flagrantly, frightfully, ghastly, ghostlike, ghostly, grievously, grisly, gruesome, haggard, hellishly, horrible, horribly, improperly, inexcusably, infernally, inordinately, internecine, intolerably, killing, lamentably, lethal, livid, lurid, macabre, malign, malignant, miserably, mortal, mortuary, nakedly, openly, painfully, pale, pernicious, pestilent, pestilential, piteously, sadly, savage, shatteringly, shockingly, something awful, something fierce, sorely, staggeringly, terribly, to the death, torturously, unashamedly, unbearably, uncanny, unconscionably, unduly, unearthly, unpardonably, virulent, wan, wasted, weird, woefully



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