Origin of deadly
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OTHER WORDS FROM deadlydead·li·ness, nounnon·dead·ly, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH deadlydeadly , deathly
How to use deadly in a sentence
It is often the least visible but sometimes deadliest of injuries: traumatic brain injury (TBI).Understanding Tracy Morgan’s Traumatic Brain Injury|Jean Kim|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The country is also sixth deadliest when it comes to the gender-motivated killing of women.
Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, has seen a 200 percent increase in cases since 1973.
It was the deadliest single bomb on London of the war—161 people died.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive|Clive Irving|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The dispute over the rockets comes as the fighting in Gaza entered its deadliest day.
He, like all the other natives here, seems to hate Europeans as though they were his deadliest enemies.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
And he must have known that he was making himself quite at home in the house of his deadliest enemy.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
He knows the deadliest of all wearinesses—the weariness of the soul.The New Society|Walther Rathenau
Excess of starch, so my experience has convinced me, is the deadliest of all dietetic errors.
He started up, and found one of the deadliest serpents of the country coiled up at his feet.The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson|Robert Southey