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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In such a manner that death ensues (also in reference to hatred, jealousy, fear, etc.).

Usage examples (37)
  • His best remaining friend may be mortally wounded.
  • He missed, but mortally wounded the mayor of Chicago.
  • He was mortally sick of his associations at Trumbull.
  • "That would have frightened me mortally," interrupted Johnny. for more
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