Harmful synonyms

härm'fəl

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Tending to impair or damage; injurious; mischievous; occasioning loss or injury.
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Causing harm or injury
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Capable of causing injury or death, especially by chemical means; poisonous.
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Not harmful.
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Likely to cause harm or damage
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Consuming or tending to consume.
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Distressing or embarrassing:
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Causing great injury, destruction, or ruin; fatal; deadly
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Capable of causing utter destruction or serving to destroy utterly:
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The definition of mischievous is someone or something that causes harm or likes to play and annoy with tricks.
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Of, pertaining to, or as a result of malice or spite
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Very harmful, dangerous, or virulent
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Containing or consisting in sin; contrary to the will of a god, goddess, gods and/or goddesses.
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Portending harm; ominous.
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Having a harmful effect; injurious:
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Dire is defined as something that is urgent.
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Causing harm or injury
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Beguiling but harmful; alluring:
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Of the nature of a disaster; causing great harm, damage, etc.; calamitous
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(Informal) Capable of devastating or overwhelming:
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Causing harm or injury
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Tending or likely to cause destruction
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Causing harm or injury
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That literally deprives of life; lethal, deadly, fatal.
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Very destructive; most unfortunate; disastrous
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Of high price or value; expensive:
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Causing harm or injury
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Of, relating to, or pertaining to an extirpation.
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Capable of injuring or killing by or as by poison; containing, or having the effects of, a poison; toxic; venomous
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injurious, hurtful
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Possessed, produced, or influenced by a demon:
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Harmful or evil in intent or effect.
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Unfavorable; harmful
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Extremely hostile or malicious:
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Causing harm or injury
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Fierce; terrible; cruel
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Very wicked or cruel
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Of, pertaining to or resembling Satan (the Devil).
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Promising trouble; unfavorable; unfortunate; unpropitious
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Causing suffering; hard to bear; severe
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Conceivable; imaginable:
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Causing or capable of causing death; fatal or deadly
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Malevolent is defined as someone or something that is harmful or evil.
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Of or caused by mephitis
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(Zool.) Having a poison gland or glands and able to inflict a poisonous wound by biting or stinging
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(Slang) Cool; awesome; neat.
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Of, relating to, being, or having the quality of felony; malignant; malicious; villainous; traitorous; perfidious.
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Full of painful yearning or sorrow:
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Causing harm or injury
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Open to objection
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Extremely vexatious or difficult
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Resulting or likely to result in misfortune; inauspicious:
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Showing ill will; malicious
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Offensive to the senses; disgusting, unpleasant, nauseous; foul, fetid, especially having an undesirable smell; sickening, nauseating.
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Very great; extreme
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Having the quality of fretting or vexing.
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Naughty in a playful way; mischievous
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Involving or resulting in substantial, often ruinous medical expense:
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Oppressively tiresome
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Causing damage or harm; injurious.
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Depending on chance; risky.
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Very unpleasant; objectionable
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Harmful to the mind or morals; corrupting:
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Causing or tending to cause harm, especially to a legal case:
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Bringing or tending to bring ruin; very destructive or harmful; disastrous
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Characterized by or symptomatic of disturbed mental health:
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Not safe; dangerous.
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Not intended to harm or offend; inoffensive.
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The definition of helpful is someone or something that is useful, that provides assistance or aid, or that is prone to providing aid.
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injurious, hurtful
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Used as an intensive with and :
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(Computing, programming, slang) undesirable; harmful; bad practice
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Causing harm or injury
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Having or exerting a malignant influence.
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Characterized by struggle within a group, usually applied to an ethnic or familial relationship.
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Like an enemy; hostile; unfriendly
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Causing harm or injury
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Causing or intending harm or evil; wicked:
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Tending or seeking to subvert, overthrow, or destroy (an established government, institution, belief, etc.)
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Causing or designed to cause fires, as certain substances, bombs, etc.
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Concerning or involving calamity, disastrous.
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Of or pertaining to a cataclysm; causing great destruction or upheaval; catastrophic.
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Causing harm or injury
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Like or constituting a pestilence; widespread and deadly
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Containing organisms that cause contagious diseases
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Causing harm or injury
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Causing or leading to disease
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Deteriorated from the normal or standard
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(Slang) Extraordinary; remarkable
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Causing harm or injury
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Capable of leading to physiological or psychological dependence:
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Really intending what is said; being in earnest; not jesting or deceiving; meaningful.
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Causing harm or injury
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Causing harm or injury
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Painful to the touch; tender.
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Plain and direct, although distressing in effect
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(Philosophy) Free of empirical elements:
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Healthy.
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(Especially when capitalized) Holy.
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Specifically, giving indication of a coming ill; being an evil omen; threatening; portentous; inauspicious.
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Likely to cause death; deadly
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Causing harm or injury
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