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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mor·tal·ly /ˈmɔrtḷi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mor·tal·ly, adv.
 1. In a mortal manner; so as to cause death; as, mortally wounded.
 2. In the manner of a mortal or of mortal beings.
    I was mortally brought forth.   --Shak.
 3. In an extreme degree; to the point of dying or causing death; desperately; as, mortally jealous.
    Adrian mortally envied poets, painters, and artificers, in works wherein he had a vein to excel.   --Bacon.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv : in such a manner that death ensues (also in reference to
            hatred, jealousy, fear, etc.); "a being of whom the
            forest Indians are said to be mortally afraid, with a
            hoof shaped like the heel of a bottle"