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Adjective
Causing or able to cause death
“The 2003 death toll from the deadly virus was only one.”
Adjective
Like or suggestive of death
“His face was deadly white, a bloody bandage swathed his neck, and his rainproof was soaked with the blood of a sniper's victim.”
Adjective
Filled with hatred or intense rivalry
“Whipping around her skirt, it pulled her auburn hair away from her face, somehow making her look beautiful and deadly all in one moment.”
Adjective
Complete; total
“Morgan Freeman was now speaking in deadly earnest about Rainforests as the Lungs of Our Planet.”
Adjective
Extremely accurate, effective, or skilful
“He is hilarious when he plays a woman, because he nails it with deadly accuracy.”
Adjective
Having no exceptions or restrictions
“He talked about his job with deadly earnestness.”
Adjective
Extremely boring
“She found the party deadly.”
Adverb
To a great degree
“Her voice was deadly calm.”
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