dead-killing (adj.) Old form(s): dead killing
mortal, deadly, fatal
Luc.540[of Tarquin] with a cockatrice' dead-killing eye / He rouseth up himself
R3 IV.i.35[Queen Elizabeth to all] cut my lace asunder, / That my pent heart may have some scope to beat, / Or else I swoon with this dead-killing news!
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