deathly deathly  /ˈdɛθ li/


  1. (adj) having the physical appearance of death
  2. (adj) causing or capable of causing death
  3. (adv) to a degree resembling death



  1. ‘Harry Potter’ Director David Yates to Helm FX Pilot ‘Tyrant’

    David Yates (Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows) has signed on to replace Ang Lee as director of the FX pilot 'Tyrant.'
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Screen Rant

  2. Polk teacher accused of faking 'deadly' illness

    Ashley Barker admitted to faking it when she told school officials she was deathly ill. She took it to the extreme, officials say. She even told them her father was dying.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 5 Washington D.C.


  1. "As launch night looms, let's all, please, ignore the misinformation popping up on the web and in the press on the plot of `Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,'" Rowling wrote in a message posted Wednesday on her Web site. "I'd like to ask...
    on Jul 18, 2007 By: JK Rowling Source: Forbes

  2. "They're all politicians," del Toro joked. "Other than that, I'm deathly afraid of spiders."
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Guillermo del Toro Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. "The Deathly Hallows is so rich, the story so dense and there is so much that is resolved that after discussing it with Jo, we came to the conclusion that the two parts were needed to do it justice," said producer David Heyman, who first took...
    on Mar 13, 2008 By: David Heyman Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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