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[kil-ing-lee] /ˈkɪl ɪŋ li/
a town in NE Connecticut. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • In the white cravat, with his dark tint of face, he was so Killingly beautiful that she could not gaze at him sufficiently.

    Children of the Soil Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • I should not be able to say how Killingly droll I found this.

    Years of My Youth William Dean Howells
  • He really is too Killingly sweet when he makes love-- Oh, with the most knightly respect, my dear!

    The Record of Nicholas Freydon A. J. (Alec John) Dawson
  • Suddenly he sprang, leaping (so it seemed) clear from the canvas, and landed solidly (though not Killingly) on Dempsey's jaw.

    Plum Pudding Christopher Morley
  • To Anna that part seemed not so Killingly funny or so very interesting, but she was not one of the book's editors.

    Kincaid's Battery George W. Cable
  • It was just like Nan and her father; no one else would ever have thought up anything so preposterous, so Killingly funny.

    Otherwise Phyllis Meredith Nicholson
  • He made himself so Killingly funny that he was the envy and admiration of the whole mangy rabble.

    The Prince and The Pauper, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • Also the younger and chubbier Draymore youth has offered himself—after a Killingly proper interview with me.

    The Younger Set Robert W. Chambers
  • For instead of undergoing the illusion of the drama, she found it Killingly comic as soon as she understood that it was serious.

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