adjective, dead·li·er, dead·li·est.
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Origin of deadly
synonym study for deadly
OTHER WORDS FROM deadlydead·li·ness, nounnon·dead·ly, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH deadlydeadly , deathly
Words nearby deadly
Example sentences from the Web for deadly
These aren’t the kinds of choices restaurateurs should be making during a deadly pandemic.Is the Government Just Going to Watch the Restaurant Industry Die?|Elazar Sontag|August 28, 2020|Eater
It referenced the deadly 2007 Rice Fire, which started when a Sycamore tree limb hit a power line near Fallbrook.Watchdog Warns: SDG&E’s Tree-Trimming Plan Could Worsen Wildfires|MacKenzie Elmer|August 24, 2020|Voice of San Diego
At least one real-world field study supports the idea that transmissible vaccines can be both safe and effective at eradicating a deadly disease in wildlife.Can Vaccines for Wildlife Prevent Human Pandemics?|Rodrigo Pérez Ortega|August 24, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Odorless and tasteless, the powder could be mixed into bits of meat and scattered across the landscape as deadly bait for dingoes to snatch up.Culling dingoes with poison may be making them bigger|Jake Buehler|August 19, 2020|Science News
In a 2016 study, six of eight cats recovered from an infection with the deadly form of the feline coronavirus after treatment with the drug, Pedersen and colleagues reported in PLOS Pathogens.How two coronavirus drugs for cats might help humans fight COVID-19|Erin Garcia de Jesus|August 11, 2020|Science News
The comedian responded to the deadly attack on a French satirical magazine by renewing his recent criticisms of the Islamic faith.Bill Maher: Hundreds of Millions of Muslims Support Attack on ‘Charlie Hebdo’|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Gunshots rang out in Paris this morning on a second day of deadly violence that has stunned the French capital.
Shortly after dawn, there was another outbreak of deadly force.
Whatever the reason, and however absurd their beliefs may seem, American evangelicals are deadly serious.
They now claim that Amanda actually wielded the knife and struck the deadly blow, increasing her sentence to 28-and-a-half years.
Then comes the great victor-sire's son, Vidar, to fight with the deadly beast.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
But there was little need to do anything that might lead to shipwreck; the deadly coast itself was enough.The Cornwall Coast|Arthur L. Salmon
She stood up shining in her place And laughed beneath his deadly face.Poems by the Way|William Morris
It looked more than ever like a monstrous, deadly centipede.Morale|Murray Leinster
Stoner was deadly pale; it seemed as if all the blood had rushed away from his face.The Red Horizon|Patrick MacGill