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It is often the least visible but sometimes deadliest of injuries: traumatic brain injury (TBI).

The country is also sixth deadliest when it comes to the gender-motivated killing of women.

Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, has seen a 200 percent increase in cases since 1973.

It was the deadliest single bomb on London of the war—161 people died.

The dispute over the rockets comes as the fighting in Gaza entered its deadliest day.

He, like all the other natives here, seems to hate Europeans as though they were his deadliest enemies.

And he must have known that he was making himself quite at home in the house of his deadliest enemy.

He knows the deadliest of all wearinesses—the weariness of the soul.

Excess of starch, so my experience has convinced me, is the deadliest of all dietetic errors.

He started up, and found one of the deadliest serpents of the country coiled up at his feet.


On this page you'll find 75 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deadliest, such as: savage, destructive, suicidal, murderous, pernicious, and noxious.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.