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Synonyms for deadly

causing or tending to cause death

gruesomely suggestive of ghosts or death

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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."
Thus it was that the hunt of White Fang became their chief game--a deadly game, withal, and at all times a serious game.
I 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?
SHIKARPUR -- A large number of women have lost their husbands while a good number of children have lost their fathers in Northern Sindh mainly Shikarpur in deadly disputes developed over ownership of a little piece of agricultural land, Honour Killing, thief, releasing agricultural water into their lands, and other trivial issues owing to which law and order situation always remains tense.
Keeping an eye over deadly conflicts Chief Sardar Jagan Khan Bhayo, the newly elected Chief Sardar of influential Bhayo Community, took keen interest to eliminate deadly disputes from the area and personally visited the conflicted areas and discussed with area leaders of disputed community members to eliminate disputes for the welfare of the people of the area after such development people of the area acclaimed the efforts of Sardar Bhayo and expressed their pleasure and happiness.
Will there be more episodes of Syfy's "Deadly Class" after the Season 1 finale tonight?
Set in California's Sonoma wine country, "Seven Deadly Zins" by novelist Nancy Parra is a complex 'whodunit' that even includes recipes!
KARACHI -- The death toll of a deadly bus collision in Lasbela has reached 28 after another injured of the fatal accident died Sunday.
Summary: Police were able to extract 6kg of deadly crystal methamphetamine.
Part memoir, part testimony, and part scathing attack on disgraceful bureaucratic negligence of veterans, Silent Spring--Deadly Autumn of the Vietnam War shines light on a deadly serious matter and is a choice pick for public library Social Issues collections.
A senior German scientist who will lead an independent inquiry into last month's deadly Greek wildfire says fires are expected to pose a greater threat worldwide in the coming decades.
Summary: Kabul [Afghanistan], July 5 (ANI): Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani paid a visit to Gurdwara in Kart-e-Parwan area of Kabul and offered condolences to the Afghan Sikh Community following the deadly suicide attack in Jalalabad City.
Sherrod Browns (D-OH) bill to keep deadly synthetic opioids like fentanyl out of Ohio.