deathful

deathful

(ˈdɛθfʊl)
adj
1. characterized by or causing death
2. archaic likely to suffer death
3. resembling or having the look of death
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Where political leaders failed, truly religious Muslim and Christian leaders can unite, end hatred of leaders and unite Muslims and Christians and their leaders on some acceptable human and divine framework as these nations do not hate each other, thereby terminating deathful wars.
Dissolving influence thrill'd the Britons' hearts, They clasp'd the chief, resign'd their deathful darts.
Afterwards the deathful attack in a welfare complex of America which took place in San Bernardo of America, Donald Trump asked for ceasing Muslims to enter America at all.
nothing with a man of the world, but to me deathful. I will get rid of this as much as possible.
In Europe the deathful is not only included in the culture production, it stays closely to the divine.
Like furious rushed the Myrmidonian crew, Such their dread strength, and such their deathful view.
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His most recent publications include A Very Large Soul: Selected Letters from Margaret Laurence to Canadian Writers (editor) and A Deathful Ridge: A Novel of Everest.
Leviathan-materiality (identifiable as Blake's Urizen) being totally autonomous, severed from spirit, grows into monstrosity and perishable and deathful forms, but Leviathan-materiality "married" with spirit give rise to the musica mundana, the eternal cosmic harmony inside a kind of "super-matter," in which the code of the gene of eternal life was added to make living forms indestructible for ever.
"Neutral," I admit, is a provocative word to describe a noise with "Blood, death, and deathful deeds" (1513) in it, but if we are to maintain a commitment to Samson Agonistes' ambiguities, I think we must insist on it.
Drink and swear, ye men that man the deathful whaleboat's bow--Death to Moby-Dick." (146)