Examples from the Web for deathblow
The soldier implored Usama for amnesty just as Usama prepared to deliver the deathblow.
Taken together, this legal wrangling could be a deathblow to the company that once ruled the Internet.
Then alighting on a rock and holding by a projection, he gave the monster his deathblow.The Classic Myths in English Literature and in Art (2nd ed.) (1911)|Charles Mills Gayley
It goes on living and working when science has dealt it what should be its deathblow.The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories|Paul Laurence Dunbar
And he got his deathblow on the slope of that same Capitol where Gracchus and Manlius had died before him, each in good cause.Ave Roma Immortalis, Vol. 2|Francis Marion Crawford
As the lightning from a clear sky, so was the deathblow given to the pride and strength of the quinquereme.Ulric the Jarl|William O. Stoddard
But, peace restored, and the deathblow given to treason, the work of reform will commence.