deathly definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, resembling, or attribute of death: a deathly silence.
    • Causing death; fatal.
    • Appearing as though lifeless, or regarding brink of demise.
    • Fatal, causing death.
    • Extreme.
    • Deadly; fatal; mortal; destructive.
    • causing or with the capacity of causing demise
    • getting the appearance of demise
  • adverb:
    • in the way of demise.
    • Extremely; extremely: the evening had been deathly cold.
    • With reference to death.
    • very, dreadfully.
    • Deadly.
    • to a diploma resembling demise
  • others:
    • Like or characteristic of death; partaking of the nature or appearance of death: since, a deathly swoon; deathly pallor.
    • Threatening demise; fatal; mortal; life-threatening.
    • Synonyms See deadly.
    • in order to resemble a-dead individual, or death.

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