adverb per·ish·ing·ly

Definition of perishingly

  1. :  in a manner or to a degree causing extreme discomfort or hardship :  bitterly, extremely, very perishingly humid in the fall — Alan Moorehead a half-a-gale of perishingly cold wind — Llewellyn Howland promises all kinds of miracles in his person—and delivers perishingly few of them — Weston La Barre

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to cast off or become cast off

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