Definition of deathful in English:

deathful

adjective

  • 1Fraught with death; fatal, destructive, deadly.

  • 2Having the appearance of death; associated with death; deathly.

  • 3Literary and in religious language. Subject to death, mortal.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Lofsong Lefdi. From death + -ful.

Pronunciation

deathful

/ˈdɛθf(ʊ)l/