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Synonyms for lethal
ˈli θəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deadly, lethal(adj)

    of an instrument of certain death

    "deadly poisons"; "lethal weapon"; "a lethal injection"

    mortal, deathly, baneful, venomous, pestilent, virulent, deadly, pernicious, mortal(a)


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. lethal

    invigorative, remedial, sanative, wholesome, restorative, vivifying, vital, genial

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lethal(a.)

    [Rare.] deadly, mortal, fatal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lethal":

    deadly, fatal, letal, mortal, murderous, case-fatality, life-threatening, murderer, homicidal

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  1. President Trump:

    For the new authorization, we will increase the size and strength of our military by adding thousands of new recruits to active duty, reserve and National Guard units, including 4,000 new active duty soldiers, and we will replace aging tanks, aging planes and ships with the most advanced and lethal technology ever developed, and hopefully we'll be so strong that we'll never have to use it.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you will be sailing happily in the blue ocean, thinking that life is all fun. Precisely at that moment still, you will be attracted by Siren's lethal skill. Never forget that Siren is the creature of the Fey, who will ruthlessly steal your heart away. Don't ever dare to look into her beautiful eyes, you will be left alone with your sad sighs and pitiful cries. In the journey of life, Siren's call comes with a price to pay, for the poor sailor who loses his life to that beautiful creature of the Fey.

  3. Attorney Stuart Alterman:

    The K-9 is only used in extreme incidents, in fact they showed great restraint because they avoided using lethal force.

  4. Los Angeles Police Department:

    During that altercation, at least one less than lethal device was deployed, a Taser, however at this time we still do not know if that Taser did strike the suspect.

  5. Public Safety Director Frank Milstead:

    What the kids were doing last night was absolutely lethal, none of this is fun and games. It’s all very serious.

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