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synonyms for deafeningly

  • aloud
  • emphatically
  • noisily
  • powerfully
  • vehemently
  • vociferously
  • obstreperously
  • articulately
  • blatantly
  • boorishly
  • cheaply
  • conspicuously
  • crashingly
  • ear-splittingly
  • fully
  • garishly
  • gaudily
  • obtrusively
  • ostentatiously
  • piercingly
  • resonantly
  • resounding
  • ringingly
  • rudely
  • showily
  • shrilly
  • tastelessly
  • tawdrily
  • theatrically
  • thunderingly
  • uproariously
  • vulgarly

antonyms for deafeningly

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  • inaudibly
  • quietly
  • silently
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How to use deafeningly in a sentence

The sky had become only a dingy thickening of the soiled air; and a roar and clangor of metals beat deafeningly on Bibbs's ears.
THE TURMOILBOOTH TARKINGTON
Sam's dog began to bark deafeningly again, and Val looked around for the heron which must have aroused his displeasure.
RALESTONE LUCKANDRE NORTON
This time dead silence followed the reports, which reverberated deafeningly in the confines of the cave.
THE MOTOR RANGERS THROUGH THE SIERRASMARVIN WEST
The sound beat down deafeningly, seemed to enfold them bodily in its mighty volume, blotting out all else.
TERRYCHARLES GOFF THOMSON
Its high-frequency scream rose deafeningly above us and was torn away in unsteady gusts.
THE LONG VOYAGECARL RICHARD JACOBI
Sometimes the whole party, including the sentinel, set up a simultaneous yell so deafeningly loud that it can be heard a mile.
BIRDS ILLUSTRATED BY COLOR PHOTOGRAPH [JANUARY, 1897]VARIOUS
Pistols banged deafeningly at close quarters and there was the constant undertone of groans, cries and bellowed oaths.
THE BLACK BUCCANEERSTEPHEN W. MEADER
The monster bellowed deafeningly, and, with a spot smoking on its flank, waddled sideways to the center of the field.
THE RED HELL OF JUPITERPAUL ERNST
The question went out into the heavy stillness, hanging there to be echoed deafeningly by a thousand silent tongues.
THE SCARECROW AND OTHER STORIESG. RANGER WORMSER
There was a blue-white spurt, and the report clashed deafeningly within the narrow quarters.
HOOF AND CLAWCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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