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Synonyms for deadly

causing or tending to cause death

gruesomely suggestive of ghosts or death

Synonyms for deadly

causing or capable of causing death

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of an instrument of certain death

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extremely poisonous or injurious

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involving loss of divine grace or spiritual death

exceedingly harmful

(of a disease) having a rapid course and violent effect

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as if dead

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(used as intensives) extremely

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Our warriors then rushed up to the roofs of the buildings which we occupied and followed the retreating armada with a continuous fusillade of deadly fire.
Indeed, Ozma and Dorothy had both almost forgotten that such a person as the Nome King yet lived under the mountains of the Land of Ev--which lay just across the deadly desert to the south of the Land of Oz.
But even this would have availed little against a more deadly medium of death employed four days ago, which is generally but too fatal.
done, that my life should throb as bravely through every vein in my body at this minute, and in this deadly place, as ever it did in the wholesome breezes of home?
They were tickles of the something destined to grow into daily and deadly desire.
For examples of cases holding officer's use of deadly force to be reasonable see Roy v.
Fighting forest fires is always hot, exhausting, dangerous work, and in the tinderboxes which are our grossly mismanaged national forests, a momentary delay can be deadly.
ASK THE AVERAGE PERSON IN THE pew to name the Seven Deadly Sins and you'll get either a long pause followed by a shrug or a fractured list as they try to remember the grisly murders in the movie Seven.
Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, said legendary Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga and other indigenous and non-indigenous players would become ambassadors for the Institute for Urban Indigenous Healths Deadly Choices program, to extend its reach across Australia.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Seven Scars They Left Behind
Richard Nance writes, "Faced with a potential deadly threat, a reasonable tactic may be to draw your firearm.
Many young people will be familiar with Steve Backshall from his popular TV series on Children's BBC, Deadly 60, Live and Deadly, Deadly 360 and Deadly Art.
THE IRA were just NINE minutes from blowing a police station sky high when officers swooped on their primed deadly bombs.
The show coincides with the publication of Steve's debut novel, Tiger Wars, which follows the story of two tigers and their journey through the wild Now an author, Steve is also an expedition leader, naturalist, wildlife expert and the presenter of the TV series Deadly 60, Live and Deadly, Deadly 360 and Deadly Art, The Really Wild Show, the Lost Land series about volcanoes, tigers and jaguars, plus Expedition Alaska, Wilderness St Kilda and Expedition Borneo.
2) And, in fact, documented cases do exist of officers using excessive, even deadly, force.