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Definition of Deadly

Deadly

  1. Capable of causing death; mortal; fatal; destructive; certain or likely to cause death; as, a deadly blow or wound.
  2. Aiming or willing to destroy; implacable; desperately hostile; flagitious; as, deadly enemies.
  3. Subject to death; mortal.
  4. In a manner resembling, or as if produced by, death.
  5. In a manner to occasion death; mortally.
  6. In an implacable manner; destructively.
  7. Extremely.

Deadly Quotations

There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. 'Good pride' represents our dignity and self-respect. 'Bad pride' is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.
John C. Maxwell

All the seven deadly sins are man's true nature. To be greedy. To be hateful. To have lust. Of course, you have to control them, but if you're made to feel guilty for being human, then you're going to be trapped in a never-ending sin-and-repent cycle that you can't escape from.
Marilyn Manson

The Cold War isn't thawing; it is burning with a deadly heat. Communism isn't sleeping; it is, as always, plotting, scheming, working, fighting.
Richard M. Nixon

The Bible and several other self help or enlightenment books cite the Seven Deadly Sins. They are: pride, greed, lust, envy, wrath, sloth, and gluttony. That pretty much covers everything that we do, that is sinful... or fun for that matter.
Dave Mustaine

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.
Sun Tzu
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Deadly Translations

deadly in Dutch is moorddadig, dodelijk
deadly in Latin is mactabilis, letalis, letifer
deadly in Portuguese is mortal
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