Part of speech:
Not promoting health; unwholesome:
Of, affected by, or caused by a toxin, or poison
Affected with nausea.
Merely negative; not helpful
Causing or able to cause harm; hurtful
Harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way (as for example deleterious effects, deleterious to health).
The definition of noxious is something very unpleasant or something poisonous.
(Rare) Contagious; pestilential
Full of danger; likely to cause injury, pain, etc.; unsafe; perilous
The definition of lethal is something very harmful or destructive, especially something that could cause death.
Any of a group of highly addictive analgesic drugs derived from opium or opiumlike compounds. Narcotics can cause drowsiness and significant alterations of mood and behavior.
Able to overcome the natural defenses of the host; highly infectious
Not easily digested
Not edible; not fit to be eaten
Very bad; wretched:
Becoming putrid; putrefying; rotting
Decomposed; rotten and foul-smelling
Not pleasing to the taste:
Conducive to good health; salutary.
Promoting or conducive to good health or well-being; healthful
Providing nourishment; nourishing.
Containing errors or alterations, especially ones that prevent proper understanding or use:
Causing damage or harm; injurious.
Morally bad or wrong; wicked:
Irritable or upset:
Contrary to established moral principles.
Injurious or harmful in effect; adverse:
Designating or of the side that is seeking to score in any contest
Of, relating to, or manifesting behavior that is habitual, maladaptive, and compulsive:
Causing repugnance or aversion; disgusting.
Harmful to character or morality; corruptive:
Not normal or healthy physically or mentally
Tending to corrupt or produce corruption
The definition of sick is to have an illness, to be tired of something or sorrowful about something.
Arousing disgust; repugnant.
The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
Causing nausea; nauseous.
Able to resist the absorption of liquid, esp. water, to a limited extent
Causing revulsion; disgusting; repulsive; offensive; loathsome
Causing sickness or nausea
Marked by or inclined to anger or bad feelings; disagreeable:
Vile means evil or without morals.
Not sustaining or promoting health
In or into a satisfactory state or condition:
Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
Having almost or exactly the same qualities, characteristics, etc.; similar; equal
Extremely unpleasant to the senses or feelings
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