deadly

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɛdli/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdɛdli/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dedlē)

Inflections of 'deadly' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
deadlier
adj comparative
deadliest
adj superlative

deadly
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: causing death
Synonyms:
deathly, fatal, lethal, mortal, killer , terminal , life-threatening, poisonous , toxic, noxious , venomous, carcinogenic, murderous, homicidal, bloody , malignant, deleterious, baleful, baneful, pestilential, pestilent, pestiferous, death-dealing, dangerous , hazardous
Antonyms:
nonfatal, nonlethal, nontoxic, nonpoisonous, safe , harmless , restorative, beneficial , helpful , restorative, healthy , healthful
Sense: Adjective: very tiresome
Synonyms:
boring , tedious , tiresome , dull , monotonous, mind-numbing, as dull as dishwater (slang), as dull as ditchwater (slang), a snore (slang), interminable
Antonyms:
energizing, revitalizing, invigorating, enlivening, reanimating, refreshing, reenergizing, stimulating, exciting

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