verb (used with object)
Related formsdeaf·en·ing·ly, adverbhalf-deaf·ened, adjectivenon·deaf·ened, adjective
Examples from the Web for deafeningly
Despite public outcry ahead of the verdict, reaction was deafeningly silent.Reaction Muted as Silvio Berlusconi Found Guilty of Tax Fraud|Barbie Latza Nadeau|August 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sunny and I met in the winter of 1959, at the deafeningly expensive Palace Hotel in Saint Moritz, Switzerland.
As they touched the tempestuously tossing slime, it shrieked stridently, deafeningly—cosmically!Futuria Fantasia, Winter 1940|Ray Bradbury
Sometimes the whole party, including the sentinel, set up a simultaneous yell so deafeningly loud that it can be heard a mile.