Used in reference to an utterance, to indicate that it is false and harmful to the reputation of another.
Causing damage or harm; injurious.
Harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way (as for example deleterious effects, deleterious to health).
Characterized by improper or wrongful use:
Full of danger; likely to cause injury, pain, etc.; unsafe; perilous
Extreme or terrible:
Causing or able to cause harm; hurtful
Capable of injuring or killing by or as by poison; containing, or having the effects of, a poison; toxic; venomous
The definition of opprobrious is something that is disrespectful or that expresses shame or disgrace.
The definition of baneful is harmful or destructive to someone or something.
The definition of derogatory is making something or someone feel less than they are.
Harmful or malicious in intent or effect.
Morally injurious; corrupting; unwholesome
Causing or tending to cause harm, especially to a legal case:
Characterized by or constituting slander
Dangerous or risky
Giving help; of service; useful
Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
Carefully considered and meant to be helpful.
(Slang) Extremely bad (bad enough to make one ill). Generally used indirectly with to be.
Inclined to annoy or vex with playful tricks; naughty
Full of calumnies; slanderous
(Of an action or task) causing ill will towards the actor; causing offense.
Causing scandal; shocking:
Causing harm or injury
Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
Damaging to the reputation
A statement that describes invariable relationships among phenomena under a specified set of conditions. Boyle's law, for instance, describes what will happen to the volume of an ideal gas if its pressure changes and its temperature remains the same. The conditions under which some physical laws hold are idealized (for example, there are no ideal gases in the real world), thus some physical laws apply universally but only approximately.
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