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mortal

1. (of living beings, esp human beings) subject to death
2. of or involving life or the world
3. ending in or causing death; fatal
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Amelia, she was a woman of such a soft and foolish disposition that when she heard of anybody unhappy, her heart straightway melted towards the sufferer; and as she had never thought or done anything mortally guilty herself, she had not that abhorrence for wickedness which distinguishes moralists much more knowing.
Stamp them into the dust; so that you take me, were it even mortally hating me
A third Indian, mortally wounded, was sinking at the feet of a man whose back was towards me.
Governor Baggs, it is stated in a written memorandum, was not dead, but mortally wounded.
Sharkey and George Goff, in which the latter was shot, and thought mortally wounded.
And last of the goodly procession came Miss Monflathers, bearing herself a parasol of lilac silk, and supported by two smiling teachers, each mortally envious of the other, and devoted unto Miss Monflathers.
While Eamon Gilmore might have claimed he was to be "shot at dawn" his parting shot may have mortally wounded the Labour Party.
The professional player Adnan Ali scored the first goal in 36 minutes to come out of the first half that gave mortally progress to our players in the second half.
ROBERT Kennedy, American senator and younger brother of the late President John F Kennedy, lies mortally wounded after being shot at the Hotel Ambassador in Los Angeles by a Jordanian Arab, Sirhan Bishara Sirhan.
He's had great success in recovering mortally hit deer using canine help
Staffordshire Police thanked the public for their help in tracking down a man who officers had been keen to speak to in connection with the death of Connan McLeod, after he was found mortally wounded in Whitemill Lane in Stone, in the early hours of yesterday.
Speaking publicly about the shooting for the first time, he told the court he had broken open the door to his bathroom to find his mortally wounded girlfriend inside and slumped over in the cubicle.