OTHER WORDS FROM deathlydeath·li·ness, nounpre·death·ly, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH deathlydeadly, deathly
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Especially in this pandemic world, with all the people that have gotten deathly ill around us, stopping business operations for a company like that is just a disgusting thought.Create equitable experiences to empower your employees|MIT Technology Review Insights|March 7, 2022|MIT Technology Review
One day in 2010, when oncologist Paul Muizelaar operated on a patient with glioblastoma—a brain tumor infamous for its deathly toll—he did something shocking.Triggering the Body’s Defenses to Fight Cancer - Issue 108: Change|Lina Zeldovich|November 3, 2021|Nautilus
“The streets were deathly quiet as the horses pulled Lincoln’s car, hearse-like, through the dark streets,” Widmer wrote.Lincoln’s first inauguration met with threats of kidnapping, killing and militias|Michael Ruane|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
I am fortunate that I have never been deathly ill, but whenever I have the stomach flu, I most certainly feel like I am dying.
Part Grim Reaper, part angel, this deathly saint had few followers, and they mostly worshipped in private.America’s Fastest Growing Death Holiday Is From Mexico|Michael Schulson|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their network of super-elite inbreeding and strategic couplings had united the West in a deathly embrace.
Sure, there's that fringe group of weirdos who are deathly afraid of clowns.'American Idol' Premiere Review: The Clown Show Is Back and We Love It|Kevin Fallon|January 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hideo Nakata, the world famous Japanese horror film director is deathly afraid of one thing: dark waters.
She bent forward, her chin resting upon her breast, and gradually the deathly sickness passed.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Deathly pale, the teacher took a step toward the window, but hastily turned, and dashed from the room.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
Lying there, with hollow cheeks, eyes closed and lips deathly pale, it seemed as if the spirit had already fled.Hunted and Harried|R.M. Ballantyne
I felt deathly sick, physically sick, fearing she was marked for death, fearing she was reserved for worse than death.A Virginia Scout|Hugh Pendexter
And she raised her proud head higher, and looked about her and deep down with deathly eyes.Rudy and Babette|Hans Christian Andersen