Sinonimi di deathly
1 (aggettivo )
resembling deaththe deathly pallor of her cheeks
He turned white and began to stammer.
She looked pale and tired.
She looked ghastly - frail, thin and colourless.
He looked wan and tired.
Looking gaunt and tired, he denied there was anything to worry about.
He was pale and a bit haggard.
Her face was grey and bloodless.
His thin, pallid face broke into a smile.
He fell back, shocked, his face ashen.
His face was sallow and shiny with sweat.
a tall, thin man with a cadaverous face
like death warmed up (informal)
2 (aggettivo )
deadlya deathly illness
She had suffered a fatal heart attack.
a deadly disease currently affecting dolphins
the awesome destructive power of nuclear weapons
a lethal dose of sleeping pills
a mortal blow to terrorism
a malignant weed in the soil
He is suffering from an incurable skin disease.
the pernicious effects of alcoholism
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in the sense of ashen
pale with shockHe fell back, shocked, his face ashen.
in the sense of bloodless
anaemic-lookingHer face was grey and bloodless.
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